Willodean Vaughn Jones age 96, of Chickamauga, Georgia went home to be with The Lord Friday – October 1, 2021 at her home. She was born on Sand Mountain, Alabama to the late Will and Annie Mae Pickard Vaughn. She previously worked at Chickamauga Telephone Company, Crystal Springs Mill, Peerless Woolen Mill and Richmond Hoisery Mills. Willodean worked for J. Avery Bryan Funeral Homes and Wilson Funeral Homes from 1961 until 2010. She and her late husband: Walter Willis Jones, along with their son: Walter Willis Jones, Jr. managed the Chickamauga location for J. Avery Bryan for forty years. She always enjoyed meeting and caring for the families of Chickamauga. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Chickamauga. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband: Walter Willis Jones, Sr., their twins: Donna Sue and Ronald Hugh Jones, son-in-law: William “Bill” Chastain, her siblings: Olive Vaughn, Clarence Vaughn, Claude Vaughn, Mary Vaughn, Myrtle Webster, Carl Vaughn, Gwendolyn Smith, Will Vaughn, Jr., Charles Vaughn and Norman Vaughn. She is survived by her children: Pat Chastain, Walter Willis (Hilda) Jones, Jr., Kay (Jeff) Willis, Myra Cook all of Chickamauga, GA, gandchildren: Billy (Kathy) Chastain, Lea (Marty) Loggins, Michael (Beth) Leaman, Madeline (Trent) Waymire, Nathan (Jessica) Cook, Thomas (Rebekah) Cook, Lauren Cook, great-grandchildren: Austin Chastain, Dylan Bates, Camilla and Jessie Loggins, Raven and Ashton Leaman, Stryker Cook, several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Saturday and after 11:00 am Sunday morning prior to the service. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm – Sunday – October 3, 2021 graveside at Chickamauga Cemetery with Reverend Terry Burns officiating. Online register book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes – Chickamauga Chapel.
Viewing Location: 215 Lee Ave, Chickamauga, GA 30707
Second Viewing Location: 215 Lee Ave, Chickamauga, GA 30707
Service Location: Chickamauga City Cemetery