Bobbie Dean Micthell Jones, 77, of Harris-Henrietta Road, Henrietta, died on Saturday, March 01, 2014 at Carolina’s Medical Center of Charlotte. A native of Rutherford County, she was born on January 10, 1937, a daughter of the late James Robert and Pansy Buckner Mitchell. She retired from Cone Mills Corporation, Cliffside Plant and worked as a CNA at Oakland Living Center. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Henrietta, loved to sew, work jigsaw puzzles and spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth John Jones; four sisters, Thelma Conner, Bessie Harris, Ruth Smart, and Naomi Splawn. She is survived by one son, Kenneth Wayne Jones of Henrietta; one daughter, Anita McCraw of Greenwood, SC; one sister, Pearl Anthony of Rutherfordton; two grandchildren, Teri Jarrell and Tony Jones; two great grandchildren, Morgan Reed and Hayden Powell.
A Celebration of Mrs. Jones’s Life will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday, March 05, 2014 at First Baptist Church of Henrietta with the Rev. John Godfrey and Rev. Wesley Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Rutherford County Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:00pm-8:00pm on Tuesday, March 04, 2014 at McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service and at other times at the home of Wayne Jones, 185 Hills Creek Drive, Ellenboro, NC 28040.