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Cleta Jones

Tuesday, November 28, 2006

Cleta Akers Jones, 70, of Jackson, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006, at Jackson.

Born Sept. 1, 1936, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Murrell and Beulah Wright Akers.

Survivors include sons, Danny Jones and wife, Kathie and of Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Terry Jones and Jerry Griffith, of Jackson, Mo.; two brothers, Jim Akers and wife, Melba, of Kennett and John Akers and wife, Shirley, of Chauvin, La.; one sister, Libby Dennis and husband, Paul, of Kennett; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Wayne and Bob Akers and two sisters, Ruby Burton and Betty Porter.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Don Emery officiating.

Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were James and Lonnie Willett, Jerry Akers, Paul Morris, Brad Suffin and Donnie Ward.