Selma – Louise Mitchell Jones, age 88, died Thursday afternoon, October 5, 2017 in UNC Johnston Health in Smithfield. Born July 19, 1929 in Johnston County she was a daughter of the late Lovette Edward and Viola Parnell Mitchell. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Aaron Jones; sons, William Keith Jones and Joseph Roy Jones; brothers, Kenneth L. Mitchell, Donnie E. Mitchell, and James H. Mitchell; and sisters, Alice M. Peedin and Mary Boykin. Louise was a member of Parrish Memorial Baptist Church in Selma.
Funeral services were conducted at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 8, 2017 in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Pollock. Burial followed in Mitchell Cemetery.
Surviving are her son, Jessie Rudolph Jones and wife Teresa of Selma; daughters, Geneva Edwards and husband Robert of Smithfield and Lola Dail Ciampa and husband Anthony James of Zebulon; daughter-in-law, Sandra Jones; brothers, Joseph Mitchell and wife Alma and Elwood Mitchell, all of Selma; sixteen grandchildren; and thirteen great grandchildren.