Clara Jones Bueche age 73 of Senatobia, MS formerly of Longview, TX passed away Sunday, October 29, 2017 at her home.
Visitation will be held Monday, October 30, 2017 from 5:00 PM till 7:00 PM at Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, October 31, 2017 in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in the North Cleveland Cemetery. Brother Larry Weaver and Reverend Joey Williams will officiate the services.
Clara was born June 24, 1944 to Stephen Turner Jones and Myrtle Bell Strawbridge Jones in Shaw, MS.
She attended Boyle High School. Clara was a former Avon agent for many years. She loved to cook, sew and most of all take care of her family. Clara was a loving mother and grandmother who loved to travel and spend time with her family. Clara was a member of Pace Pentecostal Church where she had been a Sunday School teacher for many years. She was currently attending Hope Church of God in Oakland, MS. She will be missed by all who knew her and especially by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents Stephen and Myrtle Jones, son, Jerry Curtis Tanksley, Jr., a great grandson M J Scott and 15 brothers and sisters.
Clara is survived by; 2 daughters; Donna Tanksley (Roy) Kennedy of Kilgore, TX, Kathryn Tanksley (Ben) Simmons of Sardis, MS. 2 brothers; Bud (Bonnie) Jones of Mobile, AL, Clint (Anna) Jones of Cleveland, MS. Sister, Jeanette (Freddie) Craddock of Nashville, TN. 8 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Bryan Hollis, Mason Scallions, Troy Scallions, Terry Weaver, Jerry Jones and Mike Jones. Honorary pallbearer is Paul Jones.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association Alzheimer's Association
P.O. Box 96011 Washington, D.C. 20090-6011. www.alz.org
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The on-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net.