Patricia Ann Nelson Jones

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Nov. 5, 1964 – Aug. 6, 2012

ROCKFORD, Ill. — Services for Patricia Ann Nelson Jones, 47, of Arlington Heights, Ill., who died Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at Provena Mercy Center after a sudden illness, will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Carl E. Ponds Funeral Home in Rockford, Ill.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home.

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Mrs. Jones was born Nov. 5, 1964, in Natchez, the daughter of Herman Lee Nelson Sr., and Camelia Nelson. She was a former member of St. Paul Church of God In Christ in Rockford and Daughters Temple Baptist Church in Natchez.

Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Genora Dorsey; and one nephew, Lendrick Burnside.

Survivors include her husband, John Jones; one son, Kyler Nelson; three sisters, Canary Grantham and husband, Napoleon, Dorothy Burnside and Shirley Hunt and huhsband, Clinton; five brothers, John Nelson and wife, Dorothy, Tommie Nelson, Lee Nelson, Henderson Nelson and wife, Linda, and Herman Nelson Jr. and wife, Linda Faye; one uncle, Edgar Dunmore and wife, Lillian; two sisters-in-law, Virginia and Loretta; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.