Let the memory of Lyra be with us forever.
Lyra Jean Bush Jones, 87, passed away peacefully at Coventry House Inn, Oxford, NC on November 7, 2018.
She was born on November 9, 1930, daughter of the late Lon Lee Bush and Carrie Mae Ward Bush.  Jean was a lifetime resident of Russell County, Alabama and was retired from Jones Mercantile Company.  She loved the Lord and was a member of Hatchechubbee United Methodist Church.
Graveside services will be held at Hatchechubbee Cemetery on Monday, November 12, 2018 at 2:00 PM by Rev. Blythe Ethridge and Rev. Grant Parker.
Jean is survived by a son, Ron Jones of Oxford; five grandchildren: Jennifer Reed (Petey) of Oxford; Tiffany Honaker (Will) of Selma, NC; Charley Jones (Marlo) of Hatchechubbee; Joe Jones (Allyson) of Little Texas, AL and Jane Matthews (Spencer) of Tucson, AZ and eight great-grandchildren: Will, Wesley, Walker, Lyra Grace, Colt, Gavin, Liam and Leigh.
She is preceded in death by her husband of forty-six years, Charles William (Bill) Jones, Sr.; a son, Charles William (Billy) Jones, Jr.; and two siblings: Doug Bush and Margie Bush Chitwood.
Visitation will be held at Vance Memorial Chapel in Phenix City, AL, Sunday evening, November 11, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM and at other times at her home in Hatchechubbee.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hatchechubbee United Methodist Church, 182 Shady Grove Rd., Hatchechubbee, AL, 36858.


Posted by Audrey Smith on 10th November 2018
On behalf of the employees and residents of Coventry House Senior Living of Oxford and Henderson, NC, we extend our heartfelt sympathy to Mimi's many friends and family members. We are comforted, as we know you are, in the knowledge she has passed from life to life eternal. It has been a joy to have her among us. Audrey Smith, Executive Director Coventry House Senior Living
Posted by Kathy Boyd on 8th November 2018
Ron, Jenny, Tiff, and family, So very sorry for your loss. Will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Kathy, Kristin, and Jocelyn

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