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Stella Mae Jones, age 100, of Eubank, Kentucky, passed from this life on Friday, June 9, 2017 at Jean Waddle Care Center.
She was born on April 12, 1917 in Kidder, Kentucky, daughter of the late Abraham and Canzada Hammond Jones.
Stella loved spending time with all of her family and singing. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her sons; Junior (Etta Mae) Gibson of Bronston, James (Joyce) Gibson of Somerset, and Russell Gibson of Amherst, Ohio, daughters; Rena (Roger) Silvers of Eubank, and Sophia Gibson of Somerset. She is also survived by twenty grandchildren, thirty-seven great-grandchildren and twenty-six great great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three infant children, her first husband of fifty-nine years; Willie E. Gibson, her second husband of five years; John L. Jones, son; Jesse Gibson, and two grandsons.
Visitation will be on Monday, June 12, 2017 after 2:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with funeral services to follow at 3:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Bro. Matthew Dalton officiating.
Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.