Christella Jones Williams

Published 10:47 pm Tuesday, April 11, 2023

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April 22, 1945 – April 10, 2023

Funeral services for Christella Jones Williams, 77, of Natchez, MS, who passed on Apr. 10, 2023, will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 15, 2023, at New Beginnings Missionary Baptist Church in Natchez. Pastor John McNeal will officiate. Visitation will be held Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to service time at the church. Burial will follow at the Sunset View Memorial Park Cemetery in Natchez under the direction of Concordia Funeral Home of Ferriday, LA.

Mrs.  Williams was born in Natchez, the daughter of Samuel and Sisley Robinson Jones and died at her residence. She was a retired United States Postal worker.

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She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Rogers Jones, Samuel Jones, Jr. and Richard Robinson.

Christella leaves to cherish her memories her two sons, Gene A. Jones and his wife Brenda of  Natchez, and  Lester Jones of Fulton, MS; six grandchildren, Gene Jones, Jr. and Whitley Riley, both of Natchez; Latoya B. Pickett and her husband Marcus of  Vidalia, LA;  Avery Jones of Reno, NV, Micaiah Farmer of Hattiesburg, MS, Jalen Baker and his wife Jeryl of Byram, MS; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; her lifetime companion, Harvey Williams, Lawrenceville, GA; one aunt, Estelle Perkins, Doloroso, MS, and a number of other relatives, classmates and friends.

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