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Opal Jones

Wednesday, October 29, 2003

ST. LOUIS - Opal L. Hensley Jones, 94, died Oct. 28, 2003, in St. Charles.

Born April 23, 1909, in Sikeston, she was the daughter of the late William and Katie Rogers Hensley.

Her husband, Buford Jones Sr, preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two daughters and one son-in-law, Loretta and Tommy Davis of Florissant and Frances "Fran" Roberts of St. Charles; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by two sons, Buford Jones Jr. and William C. Jones; one daughter, Mary Beatrice Jones; two brothers, James T. "Tricey" Hensley and Ernest Hensley; and four sisters, Lola Bennett, Effie Hunter, Hazel Malcomb and Ruth Hamilton.

Visitation is from 4 o 8 p.m. today at Hutchens Mortuary in Florissant.

Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sikeston.