JONES, VERDA MAE, 90, of Fairdale, returned to her Heavenly Father on October 30, 2013. She was a member of Fairdale Baptist Church and owner of Verda's Restaurant in Fairdale. Among those that preceded her in death include her husband, Tollie Forest Jones, Sr.; parents, McKinley and Nancy Minton; grandson, Barry Jones; great-great-granddaughter, Misty Jones; and three sisters.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter, Roxanne Smith; sons, Forest (Linda), Smokey, Herschel, Tommy (Brenda), Dallas (Charlotte) and Ricky Jones; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and brothers, Vernon and Troy Minton.
Funeral service will be conducted at noon on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Highway at Brooks Road) with interment in Mt. Holly Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects on Friday from 2-8 p.m. at Schoppenhorst.
Family video on: www.subfuneralhome.com
Published in The Courier-Journal on Nov. 1, 2013