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Merriel Chism Jones

Merriel Chism Jones, 90, died Sunday, June 30, 2019, at her residence. She was born January 4, 1929, in Aberdeen to James Eli Chism and Villie Miller Chism. She was a life long resident of Aberdeen. Ms. Jones was a self-employed seamstress. She was a member of the Aberdeen First Christian Church. She is survived by one son Bro. Robert Earl Fowlkes (Martha) of Amory, MS; two grandchildren Gail Smith (Norman) of Aberdeen, MS and Bruce Benton (Lori) of Smithville, MS; two great-grandchildren Brittney Irvin (Gabe) of Hamilton, MS and Warren Smith (Jessica) of Aberdeen, MS; six great-great-grandchildren Robert Easton Flanner, Afton Irvin, Eli Irvin, Wesson Blake Smith, Kamron Benton and Austin Craig; one brother Jim Chism, Sr.; and her caregiver Betty Sandlin. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Guy Jones Jr., and four brothe

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