WICKLIFFE — Wilma Lee Jones, 75, of Wickliffe, passed away at 5:55 p.m. Friday, September 21, 2012, at her home.
Mrs. Jones was a 63 year member of North Ballard Baptist Church, where she played organ and also taught Sunday school.
Wilma was very dedicated to her church and her faith.
Along with her husband Don, they were owners and operators of Wickliffe Sears Catalog Store for 16 years.
Her passion was sewing as a seamstress for many years in the Wickliffe area. She was an avid crappie fisherman, and she and husband Don spent many winters in Florida.
Wilma is survived by her husband of 58 years, Don Jones; three sons, Roger Jones and wife Patti of Benton, Kevin Jones and wife Tina of Wickliffe, and Jeff Jones and wife Chanda of Kevil; one daughter, Kristen Tilford and husband Russ of Kevil; two sisters, Sydney Ivey of Cunningham, and Mary E. Gibson of Wickliffe; one brother, Norris Johnson of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; nine grandchildren, Erica Turner of Sharpe, Jessica Lee of Lovelaceville, Lindzy Winsett of Benton, Forrest Jones of Washington, D.C., Lindsay Allen of Lone Oak, Cody Jones of Wickliffe, Weston Jones of Paducah, Connor Tilford of Kevil, and Cason Tilford of Kevil; and five great-grandchildren, Hannah Turner, Olivia Lee, Mazi Lee, Kolten Winsett, and Jaxx Jones.
Her parents were Wilbur E. and Iva Lee McCallon Johnson.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Wickliffe with Bro. Harold Draper and Bro. Billy Harrison officiating.
Burial will follow in North Ballard Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Wickliffe.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: Lourdes Hospice, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, KY, 42002-7100; or North Ballard Cemetery Fund, 36 Lisa Drive, Wickliffe, KY 42087.
You may leave a message of sympathy and light a candle at www.milnerandorr.com.