Mrs. Pauline Houston Jones

  • Born: August 14, 1922
  • Died: January 11, 2021
  • Location: Louisville, Kentucky

J. H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071
Tel. (270) 753-2411

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

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Mrs. Pauline Houston Jones, age 98, of Louisville, Kentucky, died on Monday, January 11, 2021, at the Baptist Health Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. She was a lifetime resident of Murray prior to 2015.

Mrs. Jones was born on August 14, 1922, in Calloway County, Kentucky to the late Marvin E. Houston and Lillie Mae Holland Houston. She was a member of the Memorial Baptist Church in Murray, Kentucky and was a member of the Sanctuary Sunday School Group and the Welcoming Committee at the church. She was retired from Shirley Florist in Murray, Kentucky.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Wayne Jones; as well as one brother, Charles E. Houston.

Survivors include one daughter, Paulette Jones Hulme and husband Mark of Louisville, Kentucky; one son, Phillip Wayne Jones and wife Suzi of Madison, Alabama; one granddaughter, Lindsey Boone and husband Doug of Louisville, Kentucky; one great-grandson, Miller Boone of Louisville, Kentucky; as well as a sister-in-law, Mrs. Betty Jo Wiggins Houston of Canton, Mississippi; three nieces, Ms. Stacey Houston of Ridgeland, Mississippi, Mrs. Vanessa Bowen and husband John of Tupelo, Mississippi, and Mrs. Kendra Hawkins and husband Terry of Madison, Mississippi; one nephew, Cal Houston of Canton, Mississippi; and three great-nieces, Frances Bowen, Georgeanna Bowen, and Audra Hawkins.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Bro, Martin Severns and Nick Hutchinson officiating. Burial will follow in the Murray City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home.

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May our Lord's peace comfort you during this difficult time.

Posted by Don & Sherry Edwards - Murray, KY - Friend   January 16, 2021


Phillip and Suzi, so sorry for your lost. Prayers for you both and family.

Posted by Mary Jo Fordham - DeMotte, IN - Family   January 16, 2021

So sorry for you loss. Your mom was a beautiful person inside and out. She will be missed

Posted by charlie Warren - Murray, KY - Family Friend   January 15, 2021

Phillip and Suzi, we never met your mom but heard so many wonderful things about her over the years. Sounded like she was a loving and caring mom. Praying for peace and comfort for you and your family.

Posted by Dan and Char Albers - Davenport, IA - Family   January 15, 2021

Paulette and Phil, I know your heart is very sad at this time and we are praying that the Good Lord will give you comfort. What a wonderful lady your mom was. I can still see that big, constant smile in my mind's eye. Robert & Anna Lee

Posted by Robert Lee - Alpharetta, GA - Family   January 15, 2021

Paulette & Phillip, we send our sincere sympathy to your family. Mrs. Pauline was such a pretty, sweet lady, always smiling. She always looked so much younger than she actually was. I know you will miss her, but are thankful for her long, useful life. Thoughts & prayers, Mason & Wilma Billington

Posted by Wilma & Mason Billington - Murray, KY - Friend   January 14, 2021

Lindsey, Paulette and Mark, our prayers and thoughts are with all of you with Pollys passing.She was a very sweet. and special lady and we were blessed to have her become a part of our family!Sincerely, Tom and Terry

Posted by Terry Burns - Jeffersonville, IN - Family   January 14, 2021

Paulette, I am so sorry to hear of Pauline's passing. She had a long beautiful life. It is so hard to lose one's Mother and I miss mine every day. They were a generation that saw so many changes in our world. Sending prayers for you and your brother.

Posted by Jane Young Barnett - Murray, KY - Friend   January 13, 2021

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