KINSTON - Vernell Spence Jones, 80, of Kinston passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. She was born in Lenoir County on August 18, 1932. Vernell was preceded in death by her parents, Bland and Minnie Spence; her husband, Jimmy Jones; her daughter, Brenda "Peaches" Fields; and her son, George Moody Murphy. She is survived by her daughter, Connie Colie of Hugo; daughter-in-law, Debra Allen of Franklinton; sister Eva Mae Shingleton of Hampstead; grandchildren Anna Grace Murphy, Mary Minton, Stephanie Ewy and Bronson Murphy; and great-grandchildren, David, Alexandria, Kenneth and Sarah. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 2013, at Garner Funeral Home with Pastor Allen Ham officiating. A private burial will take place at a later date. Arrangements by Garner Funeral Home. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com (Paid obituary)
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Published in Free Press from May 15 to May 18, 2013