Obituary for Catherine Jones
Catherine Leona Jones, of New London, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Harbor Village North Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Plateau, Alabama on February 5, 1929 to the late Earl and Ola Lee Hill.
Her first husband was Willie Wiley Bernoudy of Mobile Alabama. From that union they were blessed with two sons Ronald and Glenn.
From Ronald she had a granddaughter, Shemona and a great-granddaughter Shiann Brooks.
From Glen she had 5 grandchildren; Tara, Glenn Jr., Walter, Perrena and Geneva. 5 great grandchildren; Tamyra, Jarmani, Toi, Trey and Wynter. 2 great great grandchildren; Anthony (whom is predeceased) and Elijah.
Later in life, Catherine remarried the late Walter Jones, who had been in the Navy and worked for Electric Boat and Bradlees. She attended Shiloh Baptist Church in New London under Reverend Garvin and now Bishop K Watts.
Growing up Catherine was an avid dancer and enjoyed going to dance clubs. She was a very stylish women, always known for her fox furs and hats.
Catherine was last employed as a Lab Tech at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London.
Catherine loved to cook. Her specialties were crab gumbo, Chicken Cacciatore, Hawaiian chicken turkey pot pie, and sweet potato pie. She enjoyed watching her favorite television programs, The Bold and the Beautiful, Young and Restless, and Walker Texas Ranger. But she loved to watch Frederick Price every Sunday morning.
She will be missed by all who loved her.
To share condolences please visit www.lestergeefh.com or send to:
Tara Bernoudy at P.O Box 1345, New London, CT 06320