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Mary Lee Jones

Thursday, January 19, 2012

PORTAGEVILLE -- Mary Lee Jones, 85, died Jan. 13, 2012, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Born Dec. 2, 1926, in Lapanto, Ark., to the late Mary Bennett and Johnny Braden, she was a member of the New Bethel Church.

Survivors include: three sons, Robert Lewis Brown of Chicago, Ray Douglas Brown of Tempo, Texas, and Larry Braden of Portageville; six daughters, Joelean Lewis of Grand Rapids, Mich., Maxine Henry of Chicago, Allean Mosby of Los Angeles, Angie Jones and Sandra Jones of Portageville and Bertha Moore of Lilbourn; and 38 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren and 50 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son in 2011, Roland Brown Jr., and one brother, Joe Braden.

Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Living Stone Baptist Church with the Rev. Robert Anderson officiating.

Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.

The DeLisle Funeral Home of Portageville is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent at delislefuneralhome.net.