Margaret Darlene Jones, 60, Mt. Juliet, died Friday, Aug. 2.
Darlene was raised in the Woodbine area and was a graduate of Glencliff High School. She was a longtime employee of Service Merchandise, which created an opportunity for world-wide travel and was a creative jewelry designer for ViJay Jewelers. Darlene was an avid Vanderbilt Commodores fan. She enjoyed sports, antiquing and her grandchildren. She was a loving wife, a caring mother and a special friend to all.
She is survived by: husband of 36 years, Clayton Gwen Jones; son, Christopher Gwyn (Christen) Jones; daughter, Celeste Michelle (Chris) Bowker, brothers, Michael Wayne (Lisa Barham) Conner and Frank Nabors; sister, Marsha (David) Odegard; grandchildren, Allison Bowker and Jaxon Jones; beloved bassett, Annie Boo.
Funeral services were Monday, Aug. 5, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Jason Lahorne officiating. Entombment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Christopher Jones, David Jones, Eric Jones, Brian Nabors, Austin Brown, Josh Clark and Shane Vivrette.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to New Leash On Life, 507 Jim Draper Blvd., Lebanon, TN 37087.
Visitation was Sunday and prior to service time Monday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.