02/13/12 — LILLIE C. JONES

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Feb. 21, 1919-Feb. 11, 2012

SNOW HILL -- Mrs. Lillie Essie Corbett Jones, 92, died Saturday morning, Feb. 11, 2012, at Greendale Forest Nursing Center in Snow Hill.

A native of Greene County, she was born Feb. 21, 1919, the daughter of Lee and Fannie Taylor Corbett.

Mrs. Jones was a homemaker, and active member of Snow Hill Pentecostal Holiness Church until her health declined.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service, with the Rev. Tony Lee and the Rev. Wayne Johnson officiating. Committal Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, at Snow Hill Cemetery.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, John Hubert Jones; siblings, Viola Carter, Annie Lee Crews, Albert Corbitt and Thomas Harper Corbett; and a granddaughter, Janice J. Barrow.

Her survivors include her daughter, Mary Jones Fail and husband, Jimmy of Pikeville; sons, Hubert Densel Jones, Randall Lee Jones and wife, Thelma Jane, and Kenneth Ray Jones and wife, Anna, all of Snow Hill; brother, Russell Corbitt and wife, Agnes, of Nahunta; seven grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Monday evening following the service, and other times at the residence of Hubert Densel Jones, 257 Free Gospel Road, Snow Hill.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.taylor-tyson.com.

Arrangements are by Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service.


Published in Obituaries on February 13, 2012 1:49 PM