Funeral services for Mardis Jones will be held Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 2PM in Stephens Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jimmie Gunn officiating. Burial will follow in Magnolia Cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday, June 1, 2009 from 6PM to 8PM at the funeral home. Mrs. Jones age 74 of Meridian passed away Friday, May 29, 2009 at Jeff Anderson Regional Medical Center. She was retired owner/manager of The Orange Bowl Restaurant and she loved gardening. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law Albert E. Jones, Jr. and wife Kelley Ann of Meridian.
Grandchildren Hampton Jones and Hailey Jones both of Meridian.
Sisters Brenda Tessier of Dekalb, MS., Vonnie Givens of Magnolia, MS., Betty Moore of Philadelphia, MS., Brother Johnny Frank Carney of Alabama. She was preceded in death by her husband Albert E. Jones, Sr. Pallbearers are Kenny Pearson, Bernard Ellis, Michael Corrigan, Rush Laird, Ronny Hampton and Mike Beesley.