Imogene “Mur” Stephenson Jones

August 19, 1925 ~ November 3, 2021

Imogene “Mur” Stephenson Jones, 96, of Fort Oglethorpe, passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2021.  She was born on August 19, 1925 to the late, Charles & Vera Tinch Stephenson and was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area.  She was a member of Highland Park Baptist Church in Chattanooga and was previously employed with Children’s Diagnostic Center for more than 25 years.  She had a passion for gardening, tending to her flowers and horseback riding.  She also loved taking care of her goats and dogs.  She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, sister and friend that will be truly missed by who knew her.  She was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard Fred Jones, her son, Steve Wofford;  brothers, Julian Stephenson and Jimmy Stephenson.

Survivors include her daughters & son-in-law, Annette R. Saffles and Debbie & (Phil) Young;  brother, Denny Stephenson; 4 grandchildren, Tara Young, Nathan Young, Lisa Derryberry and Kristi Thomas;  8 great grandchildren;  Dr. Josh Derryberry, Jonathan Derryberry, Lindsay Bunker, Kelsey O’Dell, Abby Thompson, Katy Thompson, Cade Young and Collin Young;  2 great-great grandchildren, Jayden Derryberry and Khe’Lani Woods and numerous extended family & friends.

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m., Monday, November 8, 2021 in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel with Bro. Nathan McCoy officiating.  Burial will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. on Sunday and prior to the service on Monday at the funeral home.  The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. M.F. Perrin, NHC Healthcare and Caris Healthcare for their care and compassion during this difficult time.   Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.  Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe, GA.


Viewing Location: 555 W Cloud Springs Rd, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
Service Location: 555 W Cloud Springs Rd, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742

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