Mrs. Barbara Bennett Jones, 87

Mrs. Barbara Bennett Jones, 87, of Oakwood passed away Sunday, June 28, 2020 at her residence.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 in Memorial Park Cemetery. Rev. Mike Taylor and Rev. Harley Ingram will officiate.

Born on February 3, 1933 in Gainesville, she was the daughter of the late John Joseph (J.J.) and Eva Grant Bennett. She was the granddaughter of the late Rev. L.L. Bennett. Mrs. Jones was retired from Gainesville College where she managed the book store and she was a member of Central Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Jones is preceded in death by her son, Paul Mitchell Jones; sister, Sandra Bennett Monroe and brother, Douglas Bennett.

Mrs. Jones is survived by her husband, Harry Jones of Oakwood; son and daughter in law, David Matthew and Katherine Denece Jones of Colbert, GA; daughter, Eva Beth Jones of Flowery Branch; son and daughter in law, Brian Keith and Sally Wood Jones of Chestnut Mountain; sisters, Connie Bennett O’Barr of Charleston, SC, Jackie Bennett Hawkins of Dalton; grandchildren, Jarad Nathaniel Jones of Colbert, Amanda Ledene Jones of Colbert, Michael Scott Jones of Oakwood, Emily Laura Jones of Chestnut Mountain; great grandchildren, McKenzy Jones, Micah Jones, Mason Jones, Macy Jones, Mary Jones all of Oakwood and a number  of other relatives.

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.
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Jack and Sandra Coley 2020-06-29 15:19:15
So sorry to hear of Bobbie’s passing. You are all in our prayers.
Betty White 2020-06-29 18:33:27
Know that Bobbie is with her Lord and Saviour in Heaven! Remember her good Christian example, and make her proud!
Elaine Dollar 2020-06-29 20:06:27
I loved Bobbie's laugh and her big personality. I picture her and momma in heaven giggling like young girls. I know you all will miss her terribly, but we have all of eternity together to look forward to.
Donnie and Janice Allison 2020-06-29 22:28:29
Our hearts are sad for your loss of sweet Mrs. Bobbie. Such a sweet lady. You all are in our prayers . Praying for God's peace and comfort in the days ahead. Love to your family.
Annie St. John 2020-06-30 06:41:21
Beth, your family is in our prayers. I know her through your talks about her. I know she loved you and the family w/all of her heart and you the same. If there is anything we can do for you please let us know. May God bless you and give you strength.
Theresa Stepp 2020-06-30 11:52:04
I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing Beth. Regina, Angelica, Andrea, Tosh, Pamala all send their love to you. We are holding you in our thoughts and prayers.
Celeste Tatum 2020-06-30 13:02:42
So sorry for y'alls loss but she is in heaven in no pain and y'all know how much she loved each and everyone of her family and friends and it's not bye it's to we see you again .my prayers for the whole family if anyone of y'all need anything me and Charley is here for y'all.we love you yall
Jeanette W. Kesler 2020-07-01 01:14:26
Harry I was so sorry to hear Bobbie had passed away. I just found out tonight. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
JACK AND LOUISE LESTER 2020-07-01 14:12:42
Sorry to hear about Bobbie passing, have fond memories of her. you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Delita lynn smith 2020-07-01 18:12:54
To Beth and dad@ family so sorry to here about your mommy she was just like a mom to me for years! I miss those days! Praying for all of y'all
Delita lynn smith 2020-07-01 22:11:01
To Beth and to ur dad and the family sad to here about her passing I loved begin apart of this family and I miss it praying for all my heart goes out to yall
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