Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Mildred Jones, 79, Casey County, KY native (1939-2018)

She was a devout Evangelist and a prayer warrior for anyone that had a need. She was an all-around wonderful Mother. She was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church.

Mildred Jones, of Danville, passed away on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at James B. Haggin Hospital in Harrodsburg, KY. She was 79.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmCT/2pmET on Saturday, January 5, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. John Penick officiating. Burial will follow in Spaw Cemetery. Visitation is from 11-1pmCT/12-2pmET on Saturday, January 5, 2018 at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be her grandchildren. Honorary pallbearers will be her great-grandchildren.

She was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church. Mildred was a devout Evangelist and a prayer warrior for anyone that had a need. She was an all-around wonderful Mother.

Born on June 16, 1939, in Casey County, KY, she was a daughter of the late Gilmer and Molly Gadberry. Mildred was a homemaker.

Mildred is survived by

Two daughters - Edith (and J.D.) Case of Burgin and Judy (and Barry) Johnson of Hustonville

Three sons - Danny (and Jorene) Gadberry of Danville, Jerry (and Barbara) Jones of Harrodsburg and Cecil Jones, Jr. of Danville

Twelve grandchildren and twenty-eight great-grandchildren

Two sisters - Shirley (and Boyd) Wesley of Danville and Ruby Dick of Pulaski County

A daughter-in-law - Mary Kay Jones of Danville, and numerous nieces and nephews

In addition to her parents, Mildred is preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Jones, Sr., who passed away on June 4, 1989; a son, Randy Jones; four sisters; and six brothers.

McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY is in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2019-01-03 15:26:19
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.