Lelia Sorey Jones, 83
MT. JULIET -- Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday, May 15 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mrs. Jones, 83, of Mt. Juliet. The daughter of the late Will and Sybil Vaughan Ursery, she died Monday, May 11, 2009. Mrs. Jones was a member of the Church of Christ.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 2-8 p.m. Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel.
Services will be conducted by Brother August Ruff and Brother Charlie Milson. Interment will follow at Spring Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include: sons John (Delores) Sorey of Naples, FL and William R. "Bill" (Vickie) Sorey of Mt. Juliet. Also surviving are sisters Willie Mae Malone of Hermitage, Anna Belle Bedwell of Springfield, Martha (R.C.) Johnson of St. Simon, GA, Jean Morrow of Westmoreland, Peggy Valcik of Burleson, TX and Ruth (Tommy) Baggett of Springfield; along with 10 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren .
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by husband J.C. Jones and her first husband, John Sorey -- as well as three sisters.
Active pallbearers will include: John Sorey IV, Chris Sorey, Jason Sorey, D.J. Kissick, R.C. Johnson and Tommy Baggett. Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Alive Hospice.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff of Alive Hospice at Skyline Madison Campus for the care given to Mrs. Jones.
Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.