Shirley Hicks Jones, 79, of Fort Payne, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019. She was born April 16, 1939 in Jackson County, Alabama to the late Chester and Lois Bufford Foshee. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star in Rainsville. She was past president of the Ladies Cattlewomen Association.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Grady Cornelison officiating. Burial will follow in Friendship Cemetery in Pisgah. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 4 until 8 p.m.
She is survived by her husband, George R. “Bob” Jones; daughters, Ronda Stone (Robert), Debbie Williams (Junior), and Vickie Starkey; son Ricky King (Sharon); step-son Christopher Jones (Michelle); sisters, Barbara Parker (Andy) and Diane Smith (Greg); 7 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Walter Hicks, brothers Wayne and Harold Foshee, and grandson Joseph Lee King.
Wilson Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.