Barbara Jean Horton Jones, 76, of Ridgeland, SC passed away Saturday, August 14, 2021, at her home. She was born on May 4, 1945, in Ridgeland to the late Mr. and Mrs. J.E. and Mary Louise Woodward Horton.
Barbara Jean graduated from Ridgeland High School as Valedictorian of the Class of 1963. While in high school, she was a majorette for the Ridgeland Tigers, and was crowned Miss Ridgeland High. Mrs. Jones retired from First National Bank and was co-owner of GJ’s Cars & Homes. She was a member of Ridgeland Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school, and for a time, served as the church secretary. She was a really great Mom.
Left to cherish her memory are one son, George Jones, Jr. (Jacquelyn), one daughter, Gina Jones, one brother, Mike Horton (Maryann), one sister, Faye Rouchi (Fariborz), three grandchildren, Casey Stotts (Cody), Addie Grace Davids, Savanna Jones, and one great grandchild, Noelle Stotts. She was predeceased by her husband, George Sydney Jones, Sr.
A visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 19, 2021, at Vaigneur Funeral Home, 6802 Tillman Road, Ridgeland, SC. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 20, 2021, at Ridgeland Baptist Church, 1448 Grays Highway, Ridgeland, SC. Burial will follow the service in Ridgeland Cemetery, Ingram Street, Ridgeland, SC.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association South Carolina Chapter, online at alz.org/sc/donate, or checks made to “Alzheimer’s Association”, may be mailed to Alzheimer’s Association, Attn: SC Gift Processing, 4600 Park Road, Ste 250, Charlotte, NC 28209.
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Alzheimer's Association South Carolina Chapter
Attn: SC Gift Processing, 4600 Park Road, Charlotte NC 28209