Maydell Davis Jones, 81, of London, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard. He was a United States Air Force Veteran. He was the son of the late Odell Jones and the late Nannie Mae Benton Jones. He is also preceded in death by two brothers, Roger Henry Jones and John Jones, and a special nephew, Roger Jones, Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Pearlie Jones; one son, David Wayne Jones, of Fla.; one daughter, Teresa and Damion Masters, of Tenn.; two sisters, Linda Carlton, of Tenn., and Shirley Clayton, of N.C.; one nephew, Bobby Jones; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Arrangements were handled by Maggard Brothers' Funeral Home in Hazard. Family received friends after 6 p.m., Friday, Aug. 22, at the Upper Lost Creek Baptist Church, and funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 23, with Charles Ed Smith and Clyde Mullins. Interment was at the Mill Springs Cemetery in Nancy, Ky.