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Madeline Strong Jones

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Madeline Mina Day Strong Jones


Madeline Mina Day Strong Jones, 94, of Hattiesburg, died March 8, 2014, at Lamar Health and Rehab. Services will be at 3 p.m., Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Moore Funeral Chapel in Purvis, followed by burial in Coaltown Cemetery. Mrs. Jones grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

She was born in Baldwinsville, MA on March 23, 1919 and was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church.

Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husbands, Buster Strong and Vic Jones; her parents, Calvin and Ina Day; one sister, Pauline Day Dunn; four brothers, Arland, Norman "Dusty", Calvin "Buzzy" and Clayton; a son and daughter-in-law, Allen and Davita Strong; a son-in-law, Gail Armstrong; and a great-granddaughter, Ashli Armstrong.

She is survived by her daughter, Christine "Teena" Armstrong of Purvis; her son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Joy Strong of Wetumpa, AL; ten grandchildren, Kevin and Janet Armstrong, Darren and Patty Strong, Kerrie and John Fulcher, Lisa and Shawn Massock, Kenny and Laura Armstrong, Eric and Lennie Strong, Emily and Carlos Paz; Kim and Brett Anderson, Wendy and Dustin Daeha, and Jason and Andrea Strong; 20 great-grandchildren, Shelby, Tyler, Derek, Nicholas, Colby, Morgan, Sophia, Eva, Daniel, Ben, Bianca, Leah, Whitney, AJ, Aaron, Katherine, Tyler, Madeline, Miles and Jude; one great-great-grandson, Rousch; one sister, Marguerite; and one brother, Clyde.

Visitation will be Friday from 5-8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Purvis.


Published in the Hattiesburg American on Mar. 14, 2014
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