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Modene Jones

Thursday, January 20, 2005

Modene Gatewood Jones, 84, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2004, at Caruthersville.

Born Feb. 10, 1920, in Dyer County, Tenn., daughter of the late Hauzie and Josie Thompson Trott, she was a homemaker, she worked at Brown Shoe and Perk's Bait Shop.

In 1970 she married Perk Jones, who survives.

Survivors also include three children, Bobby Gatewood and wife, Shirley, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Raymond Lee Gatewood and wife, Linda and Rita Gatewood Hostler, all of Caruthersville; seven grandchildren, Raymond Lee Gatewood Jr., Bobby Joseph Gatewood, Harry Hostler Jr., Carrie Renee Hostler Johnson and Kali Joe Ann Hostler, all of Caruthersville, Tabitha Marie Meeks, of St. Louis, Mo. and Valeria Gatewood, of Cape Girardeau and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Thelma Privett and Mary Carson and one brother, Joe Camp.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti, Mo. with Don Reel officiating.

Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.