2005-11-24 / Obituaries

Hazel Meeks Moore Jones

Graveside services with full military honors were held for Hazel Meeks Moore Jones of Fayetteville, N.C., formerly of Wilkes County, at Phillips Mill Baptist Church, Washington, with Rev. Robert Rayner officiating. She died Thursday, November 17, in Fayetteville, N.C.

Mrs. Jones was a native of Wilkes County and was a retired Army Nurse, retiring with the rank of Major. She earned the Army Commendation Medal and the World War II Victory Medal. She was the daughter of the late Mark Allen Moore and the late Essie Sue West Moore of the Tyrone community.

Survivors include her husband, Robert C. Jones, Fayetteville, N.C.; two sisters, Mary Jean Grant, Thomson, and Celeste W. Vidrine of Waynesville; six brothers, Guy Yancey Moore of Brunswick, Thomas Harold Moore of Eatonton, Carl West Moore, Emory Jordan Moore, and William Mark Moore, Washington, and Jewell Franklin Moore, Cartersville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Phillips Mill Baptist Church.

Hopkins Funeral Home of Washington was in charge of arrangements.

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