Ruleville – Funeral services for Luella Jones, 59, of Ruleville, are 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at New Hope Church, Ruleville with the Rev. John Taylor officiating. Interment follows in Mount Galilee Cemetery, Ruleville, under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Ruleville. Visitation is 2-6 p.m. Friday at Byas Funeral Home, Ruleville. She died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.
She is survived by her sons, Danny Sherrod, Joe Sharrod, Derrick Sherrod, Terrance Sherrod, and Antwan Simpson; daughters, Dorothy Sherrod, Luella Jones, and Sherita Sherrod Washington; brothers, Eddie Jones, Fred Jones, Frank Jones, Haywood Robinson, Harry Jones, James Earl Jones, George Lee Jones, and Robert Manley; sisters, Mamie Jones, Rita Jones, Loretta Simpson, Effie Horton, and Eddie Mae Simpson; 33 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.