Published 12:00 am Wednesday, January 5, 2011
NATCHEZ — Services for Willie Eugene “Bula” Jones, 67, of Natchez, who died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at Natchez Community Hospital, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Jerusalem Baptist Church.
Burial will follow at the Natchez National Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home in Bude.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Thursday at the church.
Mr. Jones was born Aug. 22, 1943, in Natchez, the son of Willie and Mary Williams Jones.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Luella Turner and Marie Scott; and two brothers, Willie and Marion Jones.
Survivors include a loving and devoted wife, Ollie Randall Jones; one daughter, Sonji McKinney of Natchez; three sons, Warren White and wife, Elaine, of El Paso, Texas, Anthony Luckett and wife, Covora, of Roxie and Willie Jones III and wife, Merrie, of Mansfield, Texas; two sisters, Patsy Hall and Alice James; two brothers, Henry Myles and James Jones, all of Natchez; nine grandchildren; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.