Gloria Ann Harris Jones, 73, of Paducah, died at 5:21 p.m. Sunday, April 4, 2021, at her home.

She was of the Baptist faith and a retired school bus driver with Paducah city public schools.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Lucious G. “L.G.” Jones of Paducah; three daughters, Denise Jones of Louisville, LaTonya Pleasants of Clarksville, Tennessee, and Tracy Jones of Paducah; a son, Keith Jones Sr. of Paducah; 13 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a sister, Lynda Flemons of Joliet, Illinois; two brothers, Donald Harris of Joliet and Ronald Harris of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by a son, Timothy Dwayne Jones; two sisters; and two brothers. Her parents were Toy Harris and Mary Lee Shepard Harris

A private graveside service has been planned. There will be no visitation.

Memorial donations may be made to: Kentucky African American Against Cancer (KAAAC), 501 E. Broadway, Ste 160, Louisville, KY 40202; or American Cancer Society of Western Kentucky P.O. Box 7975, Paducah, KY 42002.

Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. You may leave online condolences or light a candle at pettusrowlandfh.com.

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