Edna Jones
Funeral Date: 10/11/2011

Obituary:
Edna Jones, age 94, of Hermitage, Arkansas died Sunday, October 9, at the John R. Williamson Hospice House, El Dorado, Ark. She was born March 5, 1917 at Sumpter, Arkansas a daughter of the late Tommy Forrest and Mary Barlow Forrest. She was a member of Martins Chapel United Methodist Church and a homemaker. She married Hollis Jones on April 16, 1938 and he died March 18, 2010 lasting 71 plus years of marriage. Surviving is a daughter Brenda Jones Johnson, Warren, Ark; 1 brother Thomas Elwood Forrest and spouse Katherine, Bells, Tenn; 2 sisters Everee Wooten, Houston, Tex. and Verma Wilson, Hermitage, Ark; 1 grandchild Brigitte Bondio and husband Mike, Crossett, Ark; 2 great grandchildren Brennan Bondio and Elizabeth Bondio both of Crossett, Ark. and a sister in law Reba Senn, Sumpter, Ark. She was preceded in death by a son in law Leonard Bubba Johnson; 3 brothers Johnny Forrest, Willie Forrest and Herbert Forrest; 6 sisters Ethel Stuart, Pauline Smith, Gladys Burt, Exie Stuard, Minnie Forrest and Carrie Pope. Funeral services were 2:00pm Tuesday, October 11, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann, Reg. Greg Stanley and Sheriff J.B. Smith officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and music was provided by Wayfaring Strangers. Burial was in Outlaw Cemetery at Sumpter by Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren. Active pallbearers were Mike Bondio, Ronnie Lanier, Alton J. Forrest, James E. Smith, John Parrott and Howard Calvert. Honorary pallbearers were Wade Groves, John Dees, Ken Thornton, Dr. James W. Marsh, Levan Outlaw, Felton Jones, Dr. Dichelle George, Brennan Bondio, Elizabeth Bondio, James Oscar Johnson, Eugene Forrest, Glenn Harrison, James Johnson, Bobby Ray Wilson, Bartley Smith, Beaver Smith, Randel Smith, Tommy Smith and O.W. “Fiddle” Forrest.

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Name: Buddy and Becky Rauls
Message: Brenda, Bridgett and Mike, so sorry to hear about Aunt Edna. She will be missed. She is with Unckle Hollis now. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: fran&jimmy reep
Message: Brenda,we are so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family are in our prayers.

Name: Norman & Sandra Word
Message: Brenda: So sorry to hear about your Mom. Please know that you will be in our prayers.

Name: Jackie & Jerry Johnson
Message: Brenda, I am so sorry.

Name: John & Sandy Gavin
Message: We are so sorry to hear you lost Ms. Edna. Our prayers are with you.

Name: Jim & Ginger Anders
Message: Brenda, you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Donna Ozment - Raney
Message: Brenda, I'm sorry to hear about Ms. Edna. I will keep your family in my prayers.

Name: Paige Stell
Message: Ms. Brenda, Brigitte, and family, My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time. Ms. Edna will be missed by many. I'm sure she has a smile on her face to be reunited with Mr. Hollis and can start taking care of him again. I'm here for you if there is anything I can do. Love, Paige

Name: Tammy (Savage) McWilliams
Message: Brenda, I'm so sorry to hear about your Mom, Our prayers & thoughts are with you & your family.

Name: Mary Ann Clanton Sharon Rice
Message: Brenda we are so sorry for the loss of your dear Mother. We feel that she and your Father had such a wonderful reunion in Heaven. May God bless you and your children

Name: Jason & Michelle McDougald
Message: We are so sorry about Mrs.Ednas passing..she was a very sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: martha peek
Message: Sorry for your lose.k

Name: Nadine Johnston
Message: Brenda, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Another angel is in heaven now. Nadine and Robert

Name: Doyle and Carla Gill
Message: Brenda, Doyle and I were so sorry to hear about your loss of Mrs. Edna. She was such a sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Name: French & Judy Thornton Wynne
Message: Thinking of you...remembering you in our prayers.

Name: CAROLYN & MORRIS CURRY
Message: Brenda, Bridgett, Mike, Brennon & Elizabeth, We are so sorry for all your mom has been through. You have taken good care of her. We did not know she had passed away until after her services.

Name: Terri Ferrell Eubanks
Message: Mrs. Edna was such an angel! I enjoyed my visits with she and Mr. Jones. Both of them were so special. My thoughts and prayers have been with you. Love you all, Terri