Mary Anne Lipham Jones

Published 2:28 pm Thursday, August 5, 2021

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Mrs. Mary Anne Lipham Jones, 76, of Southwood Drive, Mocksville, died on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021 at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

She was born on May 11, 1945 in Guilford County to the late Louis Frank and Nelle Mae Jeffcoat Lipham. Mrs. Jones graduated from Davie County High School in 1963, served a short stint in the U.S. Army, and later retired from BB&T.   She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Mocksville, where she sang in the choir for many years.

She was also preceded in death by: her husband, Howard Leon Jones; and a daughter, Elizabeth Muhlbauer.

Survivors: a brother, Steven Frank Lipham of Raleigh; a special friend, Steve Nowka; special nieces, Deborah Bonawitz, Cynthia Carter, and Laura Earnhart; and several great nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 7 at First United Methodist Church in Mocksville, with the Revs. Lori Anne Bowen and Natalie Gray officiating. Burial followed in Rose Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects by visiting Eaton Funeral Home from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday. The family requests that attendees wear masks and practice social distancing.

Memorials: First UMC Choir Fund or Pastor’s Discretionary Fund, 310 N. Main St., Mocksville.