Billie Smith Jones, 88, of Camden, SC, died Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Born in Camden, SC she was the daughter of the late Harvin and Bertha Lee Smith. A funeral service to celebrate her life will be held at First Baptist Church on Sunday, January 20 at 2 p.m. burial will follow at Quaker Cemetery. Reverend Phillip Gerrald will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday, January 19, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made to the Kershaw County Humane Society/ Thiel-Meyer Pet Adoption Center, 128 Black River Road, Camden, SC 29020.
Billie was a member of the First Baptist Church. She was the 1949 Homecoming Queen at Camden High School also the Vice-president of the Tri Gamma Sorority and a member of the Debate Club.
She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Jones Williams (Emerson), sons; Michael Jones and Mitch Jones (Lisa), 4 grandchildren; Ashley, Elizabeth, Hunt, Jonathan, her brother; Wendell “Sonny” Smith (Judy) and nieces and nephews, Wynne, Kate and Lee.
She was predeceased by her husband, John “Jackie” Jones.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be left online for the Jones family at www.kornegayfuneral.com.