Mary Melvina (Jones) Johnson

Mary Melvina (Jones) Johnson, 88, of Perryville, passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. She was born June 11, 1925 near Des Arc, to D.M. Johnson and Elsie Arizona "Sampley" Johnson. She was a homemaker and member of the Church of Christ.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 12, at Perryville Church of Christ with burial at May Cemetery by Harris Funeral Home of Perryville.

She is survived by a son, W.E. "Willie" Jones III and wife Loretta of Perryville; three daughters, Catherine Sue Vaught of Magazine, Margie Ann Jones Hatfield Bodily of Magazine, Mary Jane Hutchinson and husband Bill of Morrilton; four brothers, Richard Johnson of Perryville, Jimmie Johnson and wife Mary of Aplin, Johnny Johnson and wife Frankie of Houston, David Johnson and wife Sue of Paris; a sister, Doris Hill and husband Joe of Perryville; 13 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 19 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Billy Jones, Randy Jones, Adam Johnson, Justin Crain, Bobby Rehm, and John Michael Coronado. Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Vaught, Jason Rehm, Kurt Kristofik, and Brandon Hurst. Online guestbook: www.harrisfuneralhomes.net