Gertie Phillips, age 85, of Pine Knot, Kentucky passed away Monday, October 3, 2016 at the Signature Health Care Center in Pine Knot.
Born September 3, 1931, in Slaven, she was the daughter of the late Luther and Myrtle (Koger) Jones. Also preceding her in death was her brother Dee and Dillmon Jones; three sisters Gathia Roysdon, Stella Jones, and Kathy Jones.
Surviving family include her son Bobby Jones, Sr. (wife Nola) of Pine Knot; three brothers Wolford Jones of Slaven, Kentucky, Golmand Jones of Lafayette, Indiana, Harvey Jones (wife Kay) of Lafayette; four sisters Zella Mendoza of Monticello, Kentucky, Bertha Worley of Stearns, Kentucky, Clova Koger of Oneida, Tennessee, and Curlie Matthews of Whitley City, Kentucky. She had two grandchildren: Bobby Jones, Jr. (wife Laura) of Ft. Wayne, Indiana and Michelle Jones Thompson (husband Craig) of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Funeral services: Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Pine Knot Funeral Home with Bro. Dillard Clark and Bro. Carl "Cubby" Clark officiating.
Visitation: Wednesday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Burial: Corder Cemetery, Stearns, Kentucky
Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting the family of Gertie Phillips with funeral arrangements.