Bill Jones

    Bill Jones, 76, of Murphy, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016, at Valley View Care Center in Andrews.
    Bill was a lifelong resident of Cherokee County. He was a son of the late Bill and Winnie Hall Jones. Bill had worked for Levis Strauss and was of the Baptist faith.
    He also was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Cornwell Jones; a brother, Jack Jones; and a sister, Joyce Dalrymple.
    Surviving are his son, Marty Jones and wife Amy of Murphy; daughter, Vikki Rogers and husband the Rev. Ricky Rogers of Hayesville: grandchildren, Lacei Cross and husband Billy, Trey Rogers and C.J. Jones; great-granddaughter, Wylei Cross; brother, Harry Jones and wife Betty Lou of Murphy; sisters, Sue Brown of Knoxville, Tenn., Betty Dockery of Hayesville, Annie Payne of Murphy and Melba Morrow and husband Eldon of Andrews; and several nieces and nephews.
    Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, in the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy. The Revs. Jimmy Rogers and Trey Rogers officiated. Burial followed in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
    The family received friends from noon-1 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home.
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    Townson-Rose Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

Murphy, NC 28906
Phone: 828-837-5122
Fax: 828-837-5832