NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Millie Bryant Jones, 79, of Carver Street, Hwy. 278, died Friday, October 5, 2001, at Aiken Regional Medical Centers, Aiken. The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday, October 12, 2001, at Runs Missionary Baptist Church, Beech Island, with Rev. Anthony Wilson officiating. Burial will be in the St. Catherine Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery, Jackson. Mrs. Jones, a native of Aiken County, was a member of Runs Missionary Baptist Church. She was a member of the Runs Adult Choir and participated in numerous church fund fund-raisers. She was also a member of the Society Hall for over 25 years and was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reverend George Bryant and Mrs. Carrie Sapp Bryant; three children and one grandson, Jeffrey Jones. Her loving survivors include one daughter, Easter Jones, Jamaica, N.Y.; four sons, Thomas J. Jones (Barbara) Yeadon, Pennsylvania; Hardy Jones Jr. (Delores), North Augusta; Sylvester Jones (Bessie) Philadelphia, Nathaniel Jones, North Augusta; five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; two brothers, Elder James Bryant and Sammy Bryant, both of Augusta; and a host of other loving relatives and bereaved friends. The family will be receiving friends at the residence. The viewing will be held Thursday, October 11, 2001, from 1 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home and Friday, October 12, 2001, from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the church. Cheatham Funeral Home Inc., 520 Hickory Ave., E. New Ellenton, SC(803) 652-2422.
The Augusta Chronicle-October 10, 2001