Obituaries for Tues., Sept. 21, 2010

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 21, 2010


Bonice Jones Stokes, 88, of Andalusia, died Fri., Sept. 17, 2010, in a local hospital.

Funeral services were held Mon., Sept. 20, at Cedar Grove Church of Christ. Interment followed at Cedar Grove Cemetery with Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home directing and Ministers Doug Williams and David Paher officiating.

She is survived by three daughters, Jeanie Metzger of Andalusia, Dorothy Stokes Gullberg of Houston, Texas, and Judy Stokes of Andalusia; six grandchildren, Elizabeth Lee Hendricks, Matthew Hendricks, Quentin Hughes, Aaron Hudson and his wife Courtney and their son, Tyler, Grant Hudson and Lana Hudson; and brother, Hoyt Jones of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, L.C. Stokes who died in 1991.

Those serving as pallbearers were Aaron Hudson, Grant Hudson, Quentin Hughes, Phillip Hudson, Robert Lee Holley, Chris Jones and John Holley.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at