Atha (Day) Jones

September 9, 1925 ~ March 17, 2021 (age 95)


Atha (Day) Jones, age 95, of Hallandale, FL., passed away on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, at Aventura Hospital.

Atha was born September 9, 1925, in Grove Center, KY., to the late Curtis and Lucille Day. Atha graduated from Sturgis High School in Sturgis, KY. She worked and retired from Keller Crescent Co. She absolutely loved being around family and friends and was known for being a "snowbird" traveling between Evansville and Hallandale FL. Atha was such a fun, vibrant, positive person and will be loved forever, fondly remembered and greatly missed by many.

Atha is survived by her son, Richard "Rick" Jones (Jeriann); daughter, Carrol Brown (Danny); sister, Wilma Pieren; brother, Joseph Day (Charlotte); 8 grandchildren; Chris Jones (Susan), April Smith (Derrick), Jay Brown (Danielle), Nathan Brown (Athena), Zachary Brown (Tina), Chad Jones, Sara Patterson (Taz), and Barron Jones; and 9 great-grandchildren.

Atha is preceded in death by her husband, Marion Jones; daughters, Cynthia Jones and Cheryl Brown; brothers, Henry Day and Jimmy Day.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Ministers Jeff Thayer and Brian Wagler officiating. A Live Stream will be available beginning twenty minutes prior to the service time. Please visit, select your loved one’s obituary, scroll to the bottom of the page, and click Live Stream. Burial will be in Park Lawn Cemetery. 

Friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Monday, March 29, 2021, and from 9:00 a.m. until service time, Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL.

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March 29, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

Funeral Service
March 30, 2021

10:00 AM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

Video is available for this event

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