Rembert, SC…Betty Frances Ray Jones, age 88, beloved wife of Leroy Jones, died on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at her residence.
Born in Kershaw County, SC, she was the daughter of the late Lonnie Ray and Emma Baker Ray. Mrs. Jones loved to cook and garden with her husband. Together they put up countless vegetables each year. She enjoyed traveling to the mountains and to Alabama. Mrs. Jones was strong in her faith and was a member of the DeKalb Baptist Church in Camden. She was a super mother and will be dearly missed by all that knew her.
Surviving in addition to her husband Leroy are: five children, Tommy Gardner and his wife Elaine of Rembert, Lorraine Wolf and her husband Gary of Dalzell, Daine Jackson of Horatio, Debbie McGeehan of Rembert and Anissa Thompson and her husband Phil of Dalzell; one sister, Lib Hiott of DeKalb; six grandchildren, Tiffany, Rachael, Brad, Daniel, Amber and Kayla; five great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and a host of special cousins, nieces, and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Chris; one sister, Sarah Ray, and one brother, Lonnie Ray, Jr.
A funeral service will be held on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 2:00 pm in the DeKalb Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the DeKalb Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Kyle Robinson, Jefferey Robinson, Daniel Benenhaley, Brad Lemon, James Stanley, and Jimmy Ray.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 16, 2020, one hour prior to the service from 1:00-2:00 pm.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Prisma Health Tuomey Hospice and to her nurse Heather for all their loving care and compassion.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the DeKalb Baptist Church, 2034 DeKalb School Rd., Camden, SC 29020 or the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.
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