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Betty Rose Jones Chism

Funeral Services for Mrs. Betty Rose Jones Chism were held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at Phalti Baptist Church. Mrs. Chism, 62, died on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, in New Hebron. Rev. Billy Bridges officiated. Interment was in the Whitesand Cemetery.

Visitation was Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, from noon until 2 p.m. at Phalti Baptist Church.

Saulters-Moore Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Pallbearers were Charles Jones, Garrett Jones, Stephen Jones, Frank Smith, Cody Ledet, Colton Jones, Zack Walters and Tony Ishee.

Betty Jones Chism was born on Dec. 2, 1954, in Prentiss, to Kuhron and Ina Daughdrill Jones. She was a 1973 graduate of Prentiss High School and Draughn’s Business College. She worked in the medical records field for several years and the real estate business also. Most of her career was spent working for the State of Mississippi Department of Employment Security. She retired in November of 2016.

She was preceded in death by her precious son, Matthew Corey Mooney; her parents and a nephew.

Survivors are James (Lou) Jones of New Hebron, William (Brenda) Jones and Robert (Jeannie) Jones all of Prentiss, two nieces and three nephews, great nieces and nephews and a great-great nephew.

Donations may be made to Phalti Baptist Church, 823 Clem Road, Prentiss, MS  39474.