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Obituary for Joan Jones

Joan  Jones
Joan Deloris Jones, age 79, of Oliver Springs passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 14, 1939 in Fonde, Kentucky. She was a member of New Mountain View Baptist Church in Oliver Springs where she & her husband, Ray have attended for over 60 years. Joan loved going to church and enjoyed singing in the choir and with her daughters. She’s now singing in that Heavenly choir. She loved going shopping and made friends everywhere she went. Preceded in death by her daughter, JoAnn Schofield; parents, Lee Henry & Virgie Cleo Ridings Walker; brothers, Ray, Billy and Alvie Walker.


Loving Husband
Billy Ray Jones of Oliver Springs

Cora Webb and husband, Jimmy of Clinton
Patricia McMillan of Ten Mile
Bobby Jones and wife, Sharon of Oak Ridge
Pam Harber and husband, Gary of Oliver Springs
Sandy Ellis and husband, Phil of Clinton

Verdie Goodman of Adrian, MI

Clarence Walker and wife, Linda of Harrogate
Charles Walker and wife, Joyce of Duff

13 Grandchildren and 20 Great-Grandchildren

Brothers-in-law and Sisters-in-law
Donnie & Charlene Jones of Oliver Springs
David & Carolyn Jones of Oliver Springs
Sammy & Carolyn Jones of Walbridge, OH
Helen Huddleston of Eagan
Norma Jean & Al of Toledo, OH
Sally Ruth & Allen Powers of Frakes, Kentucky
Bertha Dupree & Chuck of Clairfield

A host of extended family and dear friends

Special thanks to Cora Webb and Pam Harbor for taking such special care of their mother in her last days.

The family will receive friends 5 to 7 PM Monday , May 28, 2018 at New Mountain View Baptist Church in Oliver Springs. Funeral service will follow at 7:00 pm, with Rev. Joe Copeland and Rev. Matthew Jones officiating. Graveside service will be held 12:00 noon, Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Hamblin Cemetery in Clairfield, Tennessee. In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to New Mountain View Building Fund. Online register book can be signed at
Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all the arrangements.

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