Betty Jean Jones, 79 of Owensboro passed away on October 10, 2013 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Owensboro on June 6, 1934 to the late Eugene and Sarah Jane Watson Morris. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Baptist Faith, attended Active Day for Senior Citizens, she enjoyed cooking, listening to gospel music and being with her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry E. Jones, October 1, 2001; son George Thomas Jones, 1973; and four brothers and four sisters.
Surviving are her daughters, Alice Self, Judy (Dale) Wedding, Barbara Hagan and Martha Foster and her companion Michael McHenry all of Owensboro, KY.; seven grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Her sister, Edna Jewell of Owensboro, KY.
Services will be at 10:00am. Saturday at Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home.
Visitation at Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home will be from 1:00 to 6:00pm. Friday and 8:00 to 10:00am. Saturday.
Reverend Allen Shouse will officiate.
Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery.
The family wish that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to American Heart Association, 15120 Collections Center Drive, Chicago, IL 60693 or American Diabetes Association, 161 St Matthews Ave., Suite 3, Louisville, KY 40207.
Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.