Flossie

August 2, 1936 ~ August 30, 2021

Born in: Edmonson County, KY
Resided in: Leitchfield, KY

Flossie Mae Jones, age 85 of Leitchfield, passed away Monday, August 30th 2021 at Owensboro Health. She was born August 2nd 1936 in Edmonson County, Kentucky, the daughter of Earl & Ethel Nixon Alford. She was a loving mother and caring grandmother to her six children and host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. She always was known to always having a smile on her face, even up until her passing and a very contagious laugh that brought joy to those around her.

She is survived by her two daughters, Jo Ann Decker (Larry) & Barbara White; four sons, Jimmie Beasley, Eddie Beasley, Jeff Jones, & Timmy Jones; eleven grandchildren, Tommy (Cherish), Sandra (Shannon), Robert (Lavonne), Sam (Brittany), Martina (Owen), Bradie (Daniel), Erica (Leon), Christie, Cory, Heather, & Donna (Josh); twenty-six great grandchildren; fourteen great-great grandchildren; one sister, Juanita Lawrence (Billy); four brothers, Stoy Alford, Melvin Alford (Brenda), Roger Alford (Jocelyn), & Larry Alford (Bonnie).

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Vernie Jones; her sister, Gladys Patterson; and two brothers, Roy & Earl Ray Alford.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. (CT), Saturday, September 4th 2021 at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Home. She will be laid to rest in the Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 2:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Friday and from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the funeral home.

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Jones. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Flossie Jones and sign her virtual guestbook below.

Services

Visitation: September 3, 2021 2:00 pm - September 3, 2021 8:00 pm

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754


Visitation: September 4, 2021 9:00 am - September 4, 2021 11:00 am

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754


Funeral: September 4, 2021 11:00 am

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754


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  1. I really don’t know Mamaw Flossie but I do know one thing about her was that she sure made her grand daughter Bradie Beasley happy. She definitely made an impression on her even as a little girl, all the way through her adult life. I didn’t know Flossie, but just to know the love that Bradie had for her, it broke my heart to find out about her passing.
    May you Rest In Peace Mamaw Flossie.

  2. My heart breaks because I was not ready. I wanted to be selfish and keep you here forever. You were always full of laughter and even when you didn’t feel the greatest tried to shine your smile the brightest you could. It’s a blessing and honor to call you my mamaw. You leaving us not only breaks my heart but the hearts of everyone in the family and many many more. I’m glad to have you for as many years as I did but you’re no longer tired or hurting. You will never be forgotten and have a very special place in my heart. My wife , kids and I love you and always will.

  3. Barbara and family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mom always did have a smile on her face. She was an amazing mother/grandmother and my heart breaks for you all. It is so hard to lose your Mother. Our rock. Please know that all of you are in my thoughts and prayers. Praying for your strength during this difficult time.
    Love you!
    Cheryl & Art

  4. A very special woman, I will always remember. She had the most loving family, biggest heart and open arms for everyone. Her smile was contagious and she always brought joy to life.
    I will always cherish my times with her and hold her close to my heart. It saddens me that she is gone.
    To the family, you are all in my prayers in these difficult times. God bless you all.

  5. It’s so hard being so far away, my heart is breaking. I hope you love the flowers 💐 Mammaw you will always hold a special place in my heart. I love you forever and always.

  6. So sorry to hear about Mamaw Flossie. I grew up around this family and going to her house with Bradie and of course since Bradie called her Mamaw, I did too! She was such a sweet lady. We will be keeping the family in our thoughts and prayers.

    Love, LeAnne Pence and Family

  7. Such a sweet lady will definitely be missed. My prayers are with all of my family at this time. Love you all.

  8. It seems our family has seen such loss during this past two years. Mom and Aunt Flossie loved to talk and laugh together and had that special sister bond ❤️
    I know Grandma Alford, Dad and Mom welcomed her to heaven and she is at peace with them. I pray for your family to help you all get through this difficult time.

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