February 25, 1943 - April 14, 2021
Delores Ann Jones, age 78 of Evensville, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 in Chattanooga. She was born in Cincinnati, OH on February 25, 1943 the daughter of the late Martin Elvys Burdett and Elizabeth Carney (Meyers) Burdett. She was also preceded in death by her two sisters, Dixie Malone and Margaret Burdett and her three brothers, Martin Burdett, Jr., Gary Burdett and Bobby Burdett. Delores was a graduate of the William Henry Harrison High School class of 1961 and earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Northern Kentucky University in 1983. Later, Delores was awarded her Master’s Degree from Miami of Ohio University. She was a long time primary and adult ed teacher and most recently retired from Calvary Baptist School in Dayton, TN. She was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church in Evensville. She was a devout Christian, diligent in her daily Bible studies. She was a devoted wife, proud mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She loved to sing in the church choir. She pursued a lifelong interest in education and shared that passion through the many students, both young and adult, that she helped in her career. She is survived by her four sons, Ethan Jones of Cocoa Beach, FL, Seth (Ginger) Jones of Cincinnati, OH, Michael (Tor) Jones of Cleveland, TN and Tim (Kelly) Jones of Bright, IN, two granddaughters, Kristin (Josh) Adams of Sunman, IN and Stephanie Jones of Bright, IN, three great-grandchildren, Brianna Adams, Jeffery Adams and Kaitlynn Enochs. Delores is also survived by her two brothers, Bill (Barbara) Burdett of Westcliffe, CO and Dave (Lynn) Burdett of Harrison, OH. Graveside funeral services for Delores will be held Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. in the Brown Cemetery in Dayton with her pastor, Dr. Roger Rothwell officiating. She will be laid to rest on the Meyers family plot. Please share your memories and photos of Delores on her online guest register at www.vanderwallfh.com. The family will receive friends at 1:30 p.m. at the cemetery. Vanderwall Funeral Home is serving the family.
Delores Ann Jones, age 78 of Evensville, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 in Chattanooga. She was born in Cincinnati, OH on February 25, 1943 the daughter of the late Martin Elvys Burdett and Elizabeth Carney (Meyers) Burdett. She was... View Obituary & Service Information
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