AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mildred Dunn Jones, peacefully entered into rest, on Sunday, October 2, 2011 at Trinity Hospital of Augusta. Born in Augusta, GA, Mildred was preceded in death by her parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. James H. (Willie Mae) Dunn, Sr. and a brother, Charles Dunn. Mildred served faithfully for many years at Tabernacle Baptist Church. She was a retired educator of the Richmond County School System as well as a dutiful member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She leaves to cherish her memories, her loving husband of 45 years, Willie Boykin Jones; two children Boykin Broderick (Tanya) Jones, Roswell, GA and Judith Vonetta Jones, Augusta, GA; one sister, Martha (James) Hatcher, Bronx, NY and two brothers, James Henry (Mamie) Dunn, Jr., and Abram (Frankalene) Dunn; one grandson, Eric DeShun Jones, one aunt, Bertha McKinney; a mother-in-law, Bertha Key Jones, one sister-in-law, Audrey (Isaac) Wood, five god-children and a host of other in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Friends may call the residence or W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 722-6401.
The Augusta Chronicle- October 4, 2011