Pearl B. Jones

Feb 12, 2014

1920 -- 2014

CLYDE -- Pearl Banks Jones, 93, formerly of Smathers Street, passed away Tuesday, Feb.11, 2014 at Silver Bluff Assisted Living Arrowhead Cove.

A native of Byington, Tennessee, she was a daughter of the late Joe Henry and Jessie Clevenger Banks. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin D. Jones, who died in 2005; a daughter, Peggy Jones Warner, who died in 2003; and eight brothers, Claude, Charlie, Ben, Oscar, Arthur, Robbie, Paul, and George.  Pearl was a member of Clyde Central United Methodist Church and her family was always the light of her life.

She is survived by her son-in-law, Don Warner; one granddaughter, Michelle Sawyer, of Canton; a grandson, Chad Warner, of Waynesville; and three great-grandchildren, Collin and Kendell Warner, and Houston Sawyer.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, in the Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Rev. Daniel Gaddy officiating. Burial will follow at Crawford/Ray Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Clyde Central United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 8, Clyde, NC  28721.

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