Mamie T. Jones, age 96, of Erwin, passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at Unicoi County Memorial Hospital – Long Term Care. A native of Erwin, Mamie is a daughter of the late William Fulton and Ollie (Yates) Tucker. She is a member of First Baptist Church of Erwin where she was part of the Golden Circle class. She was formerly employed by Southern Pottery and Industrial Garment. In addition to her parents, Mamie is preceded in death by her husband: J.Q. “Shy” Jones; her daughter: Jennifer Kidd; her sisters: Grace Thompson, Irene Cloyd, Margaret Chitwood and Dorothy McCurry. Mamie T. Jones has left behind to cherish her memory:
Son: Danny Jones and wife Mary Lou, of Erwin;
Daughter: Melissa Jones and husband Mike, of Erwin;
Grandchildren: Matt Kidd and wife Sharon, of Erwin;
Misty Peterson and husband Michael, of Erwin;
Heidi Casey and husband Robbie, of Erwin;
Michael Seth Jones, of Erwin;
Benjamin Danny Jones, of Erwin;
Great-grandchildren: Derrick Peterson, of Erwin;
Bryson Peterson, of Erwin;
Brock Peterson, of Erwin;
Cade Peterson, of Erwin;
Gavin Casey, of Erwin;
Gage Casey, of Erwin;
Hayden Kidd, of Erwin.
The family would like to offer special thanks to the staff of Unicoi County Memorial Hospital – Long Term Care and the staff of Caris Healthcare.
Per Mamie’s request, there will be no visitation or funeral service and a private graveside service will be held at Evergreen Cemetery. Minister Bob Cooper will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to First Baptist Church, 200 Love Street, Erwin, TN 37650.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ValleyFuneralHomeErwin. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Mamie T. Jones through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.