PRINCETON — Services for Shellie Gordon Peck Jones, 94, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at Morgan’s Funeral Home in Princeton. The Rev. Rodney Wallace will officiate. Burial will be in Princeton Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Jones, a Lyon County native, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at home in Alexander City, Ala.
Mr. Jones was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Princeton. He had a career in law enforcement and worked as Caldwell County deputy jailer from 1983 until he retired in 2000.
Survivors include two sons, Ralph Jones of Alexander City, Ala., and Johnny Jones of Summerville, S.C.; two daughters, Velta Jones Hawkins of Alexander City, Ala., and Vickie Jones Brotherton of Kemper, Texas; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose Evelyn Adams Jones, and a daughter, Wanda Rose Jones Knight. His parents were Lawrence Bryant Jones and Pearl Elizabeth Sivalls Jones.