- Last Updated on 07:57 AM 11/16/09
Mrs. Louise Fountain Jones of Cherry Hill Church Road, South Boston died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 90.
Mrs. Jones was born in Halifax County on Oct. 3, 1919 to the late Mr. Robert Fountain and Mrs. Tencie Cook Fountain and was married to the late Mr. Wallace Jones.
She was a member of Owens Grove Baptist Church and was a retired employee of D.C. General Hospital in Washington, D.C.
Mrs. Louise Fountain Jones is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Rebecca Carrington of the home; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one son-in-law, Mr. Willie Carrington; one step-daughter, Mrs. Blonnie Richmond of Roxboro; and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Louise Fountain Jones will be held Tuesday, Nov. 17, at 1 p.m. at Owens Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. John Leigh officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will be receiving friends at the home of Mrs. Rebecca Carrington, 1175 Cherry Hill Church Road, South Boston.
Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.