Originally created 08/05/99

Mrs. Ida Jones



VERA BEACH, Fla. -- Mrs. Ida Mae Reese Jones died Thursday, July 29, 1999.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Lane Grove Baptist Church, Millen, Ga., with the Rev. Joseph Pierce officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Jones, a native of Jenkins County, was a member of Lane Grove Baptist Church and Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher for 14 years, director of Choir 1 and a member of the Senior Choir.

Survivors include her husband, Bobby Jones; two sons, Bobby Jones, Stone Mountain, Ga., and Ricky Lamar Jones, Los Angeles; three daughters, Mona L. Ward, Jessica Young and Ashley Jones, all of Vera Beach; her mother, Rosa Lee Reese, Millen; five brothers, Wallace Reese, Lenzie Reese, David Reese, Eligah Reese and Jonathan Reese, all of Millen; three sisters, Susie Lemore, Stillmore, Ga., Christine Stripling, Millen, and Rosa Sharpe, Woodstock, Ga.; and an adopted sister, Lynette Childs, Stone Mountain.

Pallbearers will be her nephews.

The Augusta Chronicle August 5, 1999