September 29, 2013 12:28 AM
Was born on February 5th, 1942 in Marigold, Mississippi. She moved to Santa Barbara, CA in 1959, via her beloved sister Dorothy Harris. Her infectious smile and willingness to help everyone was an attribute that was God given. Her laugh was contagious and her spirit for unselfishness was one of a kind. She spent 30 years of employment at Applied Magnetics Corporation where she made many lifelong friendships with coworkers through out the years.
A wonderful wife and mother she was a culinary genius producing the finest meals you could ever eat. On Sept. 24th, 2013 she was called into glory by the father at 1:30pm. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
She is survived by husband Herless Jones; Son's Joseph Jones and Willie Jones; Grandchildren Leticia Jones, Levi Jones, Mandise Jones, Regina Jones Morrie Jones; Brothers Cleotha Brown, Joseph Brown, Lorenzo Brown, Booker Brown; Sisters Vera Brown, Joyce Brown, and numerous nieces and nephews. She is pre-deceased by Dorothy Harris, Elvin Brown and Dan Brown.
Viewing will be held Friday and Saturday, 9/27 & 9/28 from 10am-2pm at Welch-Ryce-Haider, 15 E. Sola St., Santa Barbara. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 1st at Greater Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 430 E. Figueroa Street, Santa Barbara.