BERNIE -- Pauline Jones, 79, died Aug. 18, 2008, at her home.
Born March 9, 1929, in Pulaski, Tenn., to the late Raymond M. and Lola Irene McKnight Coalter, she lived in the Risco and Bernie area her entire life. Since 1971, she lived in Bernie where she attended the Church of God of Prophecy.
She was first married to Wilford McKnight who preceded her in death. On Aug. 16, 1970, she married Owen M. Jones who preceded her in death on Nov. 11, 1990.
Survivors include: five daughters, Louise Gerould of Menasha, Wis., Bobbie Adams of Dexter, Sarah Gyarmathy of Rockport, Texas, Faye Newton of Granite City, Ill., and Ann Adams of Poplar Bluff; two stepdaughters, Darlene Ferrell and Mary Hamilton; four stepsons, Dale Jones, Delmer Jones, Jerry Jones and Billy Wayne Jones; and 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and nine step-great-grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday. The Rev. Steve Fitzpatrick of Powe will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter.