Willie Jean Jones

Published 9:49 pm Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Willie Jean Emery Jones, 86, of Landrum died July 23, 2013 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. She was the daughter of the late Hollis Isaiah and Pauline Hughey Emery and wife of Thomas Jones.

Jones was a member of Buck Creek Baptist Church and retired from Bigelow.

In addition to her husband, Thomas, she is survived by two sons, Wayne Jones and Danny Jones (Jane) both of Landrum; five grandchildren, Brian Jones (Jennifer), Angie Upton (Carey), Cindi Cash, Tracey West (Lee) Scott Jones; and nine great-grandchildren.

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She was predeceased by a brother, Hollis Dean Emery, Jr.

The family will receive friends Friday, July 26, 2013, noon – 2 p.m. at Petty Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel conducted by Rev. Jimmy Camp.  Burial will follow at Springhill Memorial Gardens in Chesnee.

Memorials may be made to Buck Creek Baptist Church, 506 Buck Creek Road, Chesnee, S.C.  29323.

Condolences may be left at www.pettyfuneralhome.com.