February 12, 1920 ~ December 3, 2009

Born in: Buncombe County, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Dessie Stewart Jones, 89, of 311 Summit Street, died Thursday, December 3, 2009. Mrs. Jones was a Buncombe County native and was a daughter of the late Edward and Lottie Lee Miller Stewart. She was a former seamstress with Glendale Mfg. Co., and she attended Mt. Olive Baptist Church. She is survived by a daughter, Ramona Jones of the home and a sister, Pauline Wise of Durrant, OK. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with the Rev. Mack White officiating. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue.

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  1. Ramona,
    We are deeply sorry for your loss, Your mother was one of the most wonderful people we have ever known.
    May God Bless you, We love you.
    Love, Ronnie,Sandra,Martha,Arthur

  2. Ramona, I am so terribly sorry for your loss. I know the wonderful relationship you had with your Mom. I hope that relationship will bring you sweet memories always. I’m thankful you trust in the one who can hold us up during these times. I pray He holds you close. I love you.

  3. Romona. My Family and I are so sorry to hear about our Aunt Desi passing away. I am the daughter of Pauline Wise. You also have cousin Judy and James here in Ok. and a cousin Mary in Utah. We have not seen you in years, but, we have thought of you both often.


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