Pearlena Doretha Jones

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Services for Pearlena Doretha Jones, 94,of Hughes Springs will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 5, 2020 at Reeder-Davis Chapel.  Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs.  

Pearlena D. (Hatten) Jones was born August 13,1926, to Otha D. (Jimmerson) Hatten and Sonny Boy Hatten.  She attended public school in Daingerfield, Texas.  She accepted Christ at an early age at Liberty United Methodist Church in Hughes Springs, Texas.  She was a willing servant and a dedicated worker in the church for many years.   

Pearlena was a character.  She never met a stranger!  She loved to make people laugh and was the life of the party.  She was outspoken and would tell you how she felt about you—good or bad!  She was a wonderful cook.  Everyone loved her cooking!

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband James A. Jones; a daughter Earline Jones-Johnson; a sister Malvia Peppers and a brother Freddie Mack Hatten.

She leaves to cherish her memories her granddaughters, Shemetric (Lester) Williams and Samtisha (Eddie) Searcy of Hughes Springs; five great-grandchildren, Ashanti Searcy, Jeren Williams, E.J. Searcy, Kaleb Williams and Kace Searcy and one great-great grandchild, Kanean Searcy; one sister Rosie Richardson; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

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  1. I will miss you greatly. Things will not be the same without you. Love and miss the "owner" of the building. Prayers to her family.

  2. Sending my sincere thoughts, prayers and love to the family ?
    May God Cover You All with His Comfort, Strength and Peace!
    Momma Pearl will truly be missed, may she rest in eternal peace 🙏?

  3. My heart goes out to the family and friends of Ms. Pearlena. She was loved by many and will truly be missed! It was indeed an honor and privilege to have known you my entire life. Take your rest sweetheart!

  4. "And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away."
    ~Revelation 21:4~
    God Speed and Happy Trails

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