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Guinevere Elaine Jones, 82, Greensburg, KY (1939-2021)

Guinevere Elaine Jones of Greensburg passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. She was 82 years old.

The funeral services for Guinevere Elaine Jones will be conducted at 2pmCT on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main St., Greensburg, KY, with Bro. Ricky Arnett and Bro. Garnett Wayne Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Separate Baptist Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 3pmCT until 8pmCT on Saturday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, and after 7amCT on Sunday until time of the funeral service.

Guinevere Elaine Jones, daughter of the late Corsby Leo Gentry and Ruth Elizabeth Kidwell Gentry, was born on Sunday, January 1, 1939 in Green County and on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at her home, she closed her piano lid for the last time and moved to her heavenly home. In her own words, she felt "She had a good and blessed life".

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the South Summersville Baptist Church. She started playing the piano at church at 11 years old, and she had worked for Green County Headstart and for several years.

Survived by her husband of 63 years, Rev. Ivan L. Jones of Greensburg with whom she worked along-side for 30 plus years as a part of Jones Electric Motor Repair and, also over 50 years in the ministry. They united in marriage on April 20, 1958.

Other survivors include a daughter: Robin Jones of Greensburg; a son: Rudy J. Jones of Hodgenville; two grandchildren: Sarah Rose Davis and her husband, Patrick, and Adam Jones Davis all of Greensburg; three great-grandchildren: Jayelyn Rose Davis, Micah Layne Davis both of Green County, and Georgia Mae Davis and her mother, Lindsey of Bowling Green; a sister: Gwynean Bagby of Green County; and a host of other relatives and friends that knew her as "Big Ma".

Mrs. Jones was also preceded in death by a brother-in-law: Jerry Bagby.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society or Kosair Charities, which can be made at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: John Ellis, Man Jones, Clell Gentry, Justin Jones, Gerald Ford, Ronnie Bishop, Ryan Arnett, Roy Pruitt, Joe Yates

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Guinevere Elaine Jones, 82, Greensburg, KY (1939-2021)

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