Published 12:00 am Wednesday, September 10, 2008
Iola C. Jones
FRANKLIN—Iola Copeland Jones, of Carrsville Highway, died Sept. 8, 2008, in Southampton Memorial Hospital.
The Hertford County, N.C. native was a member of Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, Como, N.C., where she served faithfully as a deaconess.
Survivors include one daughter, Velma D. Jones of Virginia Beach; two sons, Calvin Lee Jones of Portsmouth and Steve N. Jones, Franklin; one brother, Horace D. Copeland; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins.
A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Mount Sinai Baptist Church, Como, with Pastor Elliott Hill delivering the eulogy.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Wm. M. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home Inc., Franklin, is handling arrangements.
Please visit www.wmjohnsonandsons.com to share a condolence.