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Gerry Isabelle Jones, age 59, of Nancy, passed from this life on February 19, 2016, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, in Lexington.
Gerry was born on February 6, 1957, in Somerset, the daughter of Carl and Maggie Lou Vaughn Tarter. She married Walter Roy Jones, in Nancy, on June 14, 1980.
Gerry was a retired patient’s aide from Oakwood. She enjoyed traveling and cooking for others. Gerry loved spending time with her family. She attended Ringgold Baptist Church.
Gerry is survived by her father, Carl Tarter; her sons, James C. Jones (and Cassie Jo Todd), of Nancy, and Jordan R. (and Rebecca J.) Jones, of Shopville; her daughter, Sarah Nicole Jones, of Nancy; her brother, Kevin Tarter, of Nancy; her grandchildren, Frances Grace James, Christopher Clay James, Grayson Tucker Vaught, Shelby Taylor Vaught, Weston Chase Jones, Natalee Jones, Katlynn Jones and Corbin Lane Jones; and a friend who was like a sister, Vickie Simms, of Woodstock.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Maggie Tarter; her husband, Walter Roy Jones; and her son, Johnathan L. Jones.
Visitation will be held Monday, February 22, 2016, at after 6:00 p.m., in the Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.
The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in the funeral home chapel, with Bro. Rick Lawson officiating.
Burial will be in the Jones Family Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be James C. Jones, Jordan R. Jones, Josh Jones, James E. Jones, Nic Owens and Kevin Tarter.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.