Nettie Jones Obituary

Date of Death:

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Funeral Home:

Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home
307 South Palm Avenue
Palatka, Florida, UNITED STATES



Nettie B. Jones, 82, of Collins, Georgia and

formerly of Palatka, passed away Friday, August 12, 2001 following a

lengthy illness. A native of Bullock County, Georgia, she had

resided in Savanna, Metter, Pembroke and Reidsville, GA as well as

in Palatka before returning to Collins, GA. During World War II,

she worked as a welder at a shipyard in Savannah. While living in

Palatka, Nettie worked at Central States Bag Factory and as a

manager at a 7-Eleven store. She had also attended Tabernacle

Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband,

Rufus D. Jones, sons, Howard L. Jones, Danny L. Jones and R. David

Jones, her sisters, Lillian Jones and Sybil Fullmore, her brothers,

Carl, Clifford and Darvin Sheffield.

She is survived by a daughter, Sarah Ann

Pierce of Chattanooga, TN, a brother, Donald Sheffield of GA, her

companion of 20 years, Charles MacMillan of Collins, GA,

granddaughters, Tonya Pierce of Fort Oglethorpe, GA, Lynn Pierce of

Chickamauga, GA and Lisa Jolley of Middleburg, grandsons, John C.

Pierce of Chattanooga, TN, Toby Jones of San Mateo and Rodney Jones

of East Palatka.

Services will be at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday,

August 17, 2011 at Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka with

Rev. Darrell Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill

Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5-7 P.M. at the funeral


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