A Celebration of Life Service for Mrs. Ella Louise Taylor Jones, 76 of Hartselle, AL. will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 15, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at Hartselle Heritage Funeral Home with Brother Barry Brackins, officiating and interment in Hartselle Memory Gardens, with Reynolds Funeral Home directing.
Ella Louise Taylor Jones was born December 9,1942 in Hartselle, AL to the late Ed Taylor and Minnie Lee Speaks Taylor. She died June 8, 2019 at Hospice Family Care in Huntsville, AL
Ella confessed Christ at an early age while growing up in Hartselle. She was a graduate of Morgan County Training School, Class of 1961 where she was a Majorette for the Blue Eagle Marching Band as her high stepping memories always brought a smile to her face.
She was a faithful member of Pennylane Church of Christ until her illness. She worked as a caregiver and house manager for several years, but mostly a full time Mom and devoted Wife as her family was her everything and she loved them with every fiber of her being. She was always there to help wherever she was needed. Her passions were cooking delicious food, fishing, sewing, singing and spending time with family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Norah Jones Sr. for 54 blessed years; son, Norah Jones Jr.; granddaughter, Christi LaShara Jones Marzette; brothers, Robert Taylor (Lizzie Bell Jones Taylor) all of Hartselle AL, John Clyde Taylor, Frank Taylor both of Cleveland, OH; sisters, Doretha Young (Jimmy), Mary Turney (Clyde Sr.) of Cleveland, OH; brothers-in-law, George Jones of Haines City, FL, Albert Jones Jr., Billy Jones (Deborah) Charles Jones (Thelma), Jack Orr (Susie); sisters-in-law, Francis Hereford all of Hartselle, AL.
She leaves to cherish her memory: four daughters, Teresa Jones (Will Rutland) of Huntsville, AL, Brenda Jones (Eddie Mitchell), Angelia Jones of Decatur AL, Stephanie Jones of Hartselle; one son, Jason Jones of Hartselle, AL; one grandson, Christopher Sharpley of Hartselle, AL; one double related niece, Minnie Jean (Jerry) Taylor Warren of Hartselle; two granddaughters, Victoria Jaylyn Jones of Moulton, AL, Sanaa Goodloe of Hartselle, AL; three great granddaughters, Kara Ohsner of Falkville, AL, Serena Sharpley of Decatur, AL and Aubrey-Ella Sharpley of Somerville, AL; one great grandson, Terence Marzette Jr. of Trussville, AL; one brother, Willie Bee Taylor of Cleveland, OH, one niece/like a sister, Mary Ann (Albert) Turney of Cleveland, OH; other nieces, Teresa Taylor, Mikkie Taylor, Mary Louise Hill, Felicia Davis, Lateba Davis, Debra (Hebert) Shephard of Cleveland, OH; one nephew/like a brother, Clyde (Barbara) Turney Jr. and William Eddie (Ann) Turney of Cleveland, OH; five sisters-in-law, Mary (Marvin) Turney Huntsville, AL, Susie (Jack) Orr of Hartselle, AL, Rosie Foster of Hartselle, AL, Lila Malone, Decatur, AL, Annie (Joe) White Jeffersonville, IN; one brother-in-law, Johnny (Eunice) Jones of Hartselle, AL and a host of close and special nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.