Veronica L. Jones-Redden, 46, passed away Valentine’s Day, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at her home.
She was born Aug. 5, 1967, in Arcadia, Fla., to Shirley Smith and Glenwood Jones, and is affectionately called “Von” by her family and friends.
Veronica leaves to cherish her memory her mother, Shirley Smith; sons, Elronnie Jones, Michael Phillips Sr., I-Tikman Jones Sr. and Elston Hodge; daughters, TaShari Washington and Mikesha Redden; sisters, Jenella Jones, Glendolyn Jones, Diane Mayhue and Michelle Simons; grandchildren, Lavondra, Jaylen, Dontrevoion, Michael Jr., Ki’Majha, Amirah and I-Tikman Jr.; aunts, Mary (Pastor C.L.) Greene, Elvira Jones, Annie Jones-Ragins, Willie M. Jones and Georgianna Jones; uncle, Roy G. Jones; great-aunts, Queen Evans and Maggie Hartsfield; great-uncles, Jimmy Williams and Howard Williams; several nieces and nephews; an abundance of cousins; best friends, Shalonda Tice, Melody Bingham, Veronica Maxwell and Rochelle Perry; and an abundance of dear friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Glenwood Jones; and her grandparents, U.T. and Fleeta Bell Jones.
Visitation is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at Hickson Funeral Home in Arcadia. The funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Elizabeth Baptist Church, 101 S. Orange Ave., Arcadia.
Arrangements are by Hickson Funeral Home, Arcadia.