Walls, MS (Desoto County)
Billy G. Jones, “Uncle Dean” as he was known to his nieces and nephews, passed away March 8, 2014 at his home. He was retired from Schlitz Brewing Company and V.A. Hospital in Clinton, OK, he enjoyed playing softball, loved rodeos, bull riding, John Wayne, western music where he was known to two step, and playing his various musical instruments. Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Robbie Jones of Walls; daughters, Deana Anderson of Coleman, TX, Naomi Ables of Guntown, MS, Leomi Smith of Saltillo, MS, Sandy McGregor (Bob) of Hernando, Billie Stanley (Terry) of Gulfport and Ginger Beard (Biff) of Huntington, TX; stepsons, William Hamilton Jr. (Shirlen) of Millington and G. Michael Hamilton (Debbie) of Frayser; stepdaughters, Linda Haley (Bob) of Bartlett and Tina Birdsong Crawford of Southaven; sister in law, Louise Jones of McKinney, TX; mother in law, Louise Matheny of Frayser; fourteen grandchildren, nine bonus grandchildren, thirty nine great grandchildren, eleven bonus great grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren and all his extended family who he loved very much. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Louise Jones, his parents, John and Babe Jones, brother, Danny Wade Jones, three sons in law, Matt Anderson, Don Ables and Jimmy Smith. The family would like to give a special thanks to Rosie and Grant Wallin and Barbara and Hubert Shackleford. The family will receive friends at a catered reception Monday, March 10, 2014 from 6 until 8 pm at Hernando Funeral Home. Graveside service will be 2 pm, Tuesday March 11, 2014 at Hernando Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to the charity of your choice.
Hernando Funeral Home