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Mary Buchanan Jones

Mary Buchanan Jones, age 93, of Marion, North Carolina, peacefully departed this life on Friday, September 24, 2021 at her residence.

A native of Yancey County, she was born August 06, 1928 to the late Fonzer Buchanan and Deal Honeycutt Buchanan.

Mrs. Jones worked in textiles for most of her life. A great provider, she enjoyed fixing big meals for her family. Simply put, she was a great lady all around.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, William Jones; and four brothers, Ralph Buchanan, Rellis Buchanan, Dave Buchanan, and Losson Buchanan.

Those left to cherish her precious memories are her son, Larry Buchanan and wife Teresa; four grandchildren, April Woody and husband Joey, Kelly Frady and husband Nathan, Amy Boyd, and Matthew Sandefur and wife Jennifer; and eleven great grandchildren.

A private family service will be held in Mary’s honor.

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So sorry for your loss Sweetie,I did not know. Will be thinking about y'all

Susan McFalls Litzenberger Sep 28 2021 3:50 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Jones

Paul and Tammy Buchanan Sep 27 2021 4:20 PM

So sorry for your loss April and family she was a great lady, one of the most fantastic people that I ever had the opportunity to meet, she loved everybody prayers for ur family

Mike Seay Sep 26 2021 9:50 PM

I'm sorry to hear of your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

DeeDee Sep 26 2021 10:54 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Jones

DeeDee Galliher Sep 26 2021 10:53 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Jones

Renee' Stevens Sep 26 2021 1:54 AM

April, we were deeply saddened to hear of Mary's home going. Mom had tried to call her several times and could not reach her. Please accept our deepest condolences.
Betty Sumlin and family.

Karen Croom Sep 25 2021 6:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Jones

Karen Sumlin Croom Sep 25 2021 5:55 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Jones

Betty Sumlin Sep 25 2021 5:55 PM

Oh April I just got this notice! I am so sorry for your loss. I remember you telling me about what a sweet lady she was! Love you & your family!

Terry Burnette Sep 25 2021 5:28 PM