August 13, 1939 - January 4, 2022
Bettie Jo Jones "Bet" was born on August 13, 1939 in Talladega County Alabama to the union of the late Anderson Morris, Sr. and Minnie Odell Garrett Morris. At an early age, she professed her life to Christ at St. Campbell Missionary Baptist Church in Talladega, Alabama and remained an active member. She attended Phyllis Wheatley High School and graduated in May 1958. Bet was united in Holy Matrimony to Anthony Jones, Jr. in 1961 and shortly after moved to Chicago, Illinois; to this union five children were born. Anyone who knew her also knows that she loved and adored her children. In 2001 Bet retired and shortly after relocated back to her childhood hometown of Talladega, Alabama until 2017. Bet loved her family dearly. She enjoyed game shows, sports, music, THE CASINO and most of all, she loved the Lord! Bet made her transition on January 4, 2022 at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois surrounded by her loved ones. Bet was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters Mary James and Susan Singleton, four brothers, Milton Lee, Booze Otis, Bubber, John Henry and Anderson Jr., great grandson, Tyrese Forte' and a very special friend, Mr. Herman Garrett. She leaves to cherish her life and continue her legacy, five children, Cynthia Morris-Ray (Edward) of Maywood, Illinois, Harvey Jones (Mary) of Broadview, Illinois, Maurice Jones (Gillette) of Carol Stream, Illinois, Tonette Jones of Chandler, Arizona and Kevin Jones (Renechia) of Joliet, Illinois; one sister, Legertye Ross of Anniston, Alabama and one brother, Benjamin Morris of Alpine, Alabama; sixteen grandchildren, LaTaurus Sr., LaTasha, LaTia, Maurice, DelMarius, Monil, Amber, Deyon, Monae, Raven, Brittany, A'njel, Malik, Marqus, Christian and Jamara; eighteen great-grandchildren, Tyanah, Rikhai, LaTaurus Jr., London, Kalia, Kylan, Tristian, Noah, Jonah, De'Yor, Gia, Amir, Nia, Mekhai, Mateo, Ezrah, Tyler and Titan; two great-great grandchildren, DeVyn and Xavier and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Bettie Jo Jones "Bet" was born on August 13, 1939 in Talladega County Alabama to the union of the late Anderson Morris, Sr. and Minnie Odell Garrett Morris. At an early age, she professed her life to Christ at St. Campbell Missionary Baptist... View Obituary & Service Information
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