OBITUARY

Barbara Mason Jones

December 28, 1937October 25, 2018
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ST. MARTINVILLE - A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Barbara Mason Jones, age 80, at 11:00 am on Friday, November 2, 2018 at Notre Dame Catholic Church with Rev. Michael Sucharski officiating. Interment will follow at St. Michael Cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Friday at Evangeline Funeral Home in St. Martinville from 7:00 am until the time of service. A rosary will be recited at 9:30 am.

Mrs. Jones was a lifelong native and resident of St. Martinville until the time of her passing at her residence on Thursday, October 25, 2018.

Mrs. Jones was a faithful member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Coteau Holmes. She enjoyed cooking and delivering food to visiting priest from India. Her hobbies were fostering to 64 children over the past 20 years, cooking, gardening, and working around the house. Most of all, she enjoyed being surrounded by family members; especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Roland Jones, Jr. (Nancy), Roylin Jones Landry (Reasley) and Harris Jones all of St. Martinville, Robbie Lynn Jones (CeDarius) of Houston, Brian Jones of Lafayette, and Monique Jones and her significant other, Rodney Tripeaux of Youngsville; four sisters, Mable Narcisse, Julia Bonhomme, and Mary Eunice Hopkins all of Houston, and Elouise Lindsey (Carl) of Victorville, CA; one brother, Robert Mason, Jr. of St. Martinville; one brother-in-law, Felton Lee of Houston; nine grandchildren, Rolanda, Rollins, Ridge, Remi, Noel, Camryn, Amyree, Rodney, Jr., Camryn Josie; seven great grandchildren, Braylon, Naisiah, Dennis, Jr., Rinajah, Jaydon, Raven, and Rylee; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Allen “Badee” Jones; two sons, Kevin Randall Jones and Mortimer Jones; parents, Robert Sr. and Eunice Lewis Mason; and two sisters, Nancy Lee and Rena Mason.

Pallbearers will be Ridge Babineaux, Rolanda Benoit, Rollins Jones, Remi Dempsey, Monique Jones, and Cedric Mason.

Honorary pallbearers will be Roland Jones, Sr., Harris Jones, CeDarius Jones, Rodney Tripeaux, Felton Lee, Jr., Mitchell Mason, Carla Rogers, Eunice Hopkins, and Rachael Mason.

To view the on-line obituary, video tribute, and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Roland Jones, Jr. & Nancy, Son
  • Roylin Jones Landry & Reasley, Daughter
  • Harris Jones, Son
  • Robbie Lynn Jones and CeDarius, Daughter
  • Brian Jones, Son
  • Monique Jones and Rodney Tripeaux, Daughter
  • Mable Narcisse, Sister
  • Julia Bonhomme, Sister
  • Mary Eunice Hopkins, Sister
  • Elouise Lindsey & Carl, Sister
  • Robert Mason, Jr., Brother
  • Felton Lee, Brother-in-law
  • Allen "Badee" Jones, Husband
  • Kevin Randall Jones, Son
  • Mortimer Jones, Son
  • Robert Mason, Sr., Father
  • Eunice Lewis Mason, Mother
  • Nancy Lee, Sister
  • Rena Mason, Sister
  • Mrs. Jones also leaves behind to cherish her memory nine grandchildren, Rolanda, Rollins, Ridge, Remi, Noel, Camryn, Amyree, Rodney, Jr., Camryn Josie; seven great grandchildren, Braylon, Naisiah, Dennis, Jr., Rinajah, Jaydon, Raven, and Rylee; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Ridge Babineaux
  • Rolanda Benoit
  • Rollins Jones
  • Remi Dempsey
  • Monique Jones
  • Cedric Mason
  • Roland Jones, Sr., Honorary
  • Harris Jones, Honorary
  • CeDarius Jones, Honorary
  • Rodney Tripeaux, Honorary
  • Felton Lee, Jr., Honorary
  • Mitchell Mason, Honorary
  • Carla Rogers, Honorary
  • Eunice Hopkins, Honorary
  • Rachael Mason, Honorary

Services

  • Visitation Friday, November 2, 2018
  • Rosary Friday, November 2, 2018
  • A Mass of Christian Burial Friday, November 2, 2018
REMEMBERING

Barbara Mason Jones

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Camryn Jones

November 15, 2018

I miss you so much and I just wanted to say that I thank you for being there for all of us and I really thank you for when I was lonely you would find something for me to do we would hang out and I miss u and the good times we spend together I will always be your favorite buzzy love you grandma .

Monique Jones

November 15, 2018

I wanna thank my mom for raising me I luv and miss u so much I remember the good times we had we would ride all over the place breaux bridge even abbeville la. You taught me to be a woman I have three kids who I'm raising like u did me sometimes I catch myself crying but I no you would've been proud of me imma keep doing my best Mom I will make u proud i love u so much i was ur baby girl who u loved so much u gave me ur last name I appreciate that its so much I could write but I'm typing with tears falling I will always remember ur last words you said monique I will always remember you how can I forget you l love u so much mom thank u for the years together ur Daughter Monique Marie Jones

Harris Jones

November 14, 2018

MoMA words cannot explain how much I love you, I personally want to thank you for everything you've thought and have shown me. Thank you for the gift of life and your unconditional love. Mom when you have gone to be with the Lord left such an emptiness in my heart but, I know you're in a better place where there is peace, joy, and happiness. No pain and no sorrow. But know that if I had to care for you all over again from start I would. You mean and have meant the world to me. And, I promise mom I will always pray for you and love you. Mom I know we will meet again. Thank you again mom for all you have done in my life. You will always be cherished and remember. And mom thanks for all your prayers and having me know and understanding the power of prayer. Mom I have a special place in my heart where only you and God will dwell forever. I miss you so much but, know that I will Love you forever.
Your Son, Harris

Sheriff Ronny Theriot and Staff

November 5, 2018

We at the St. Martin Sheriff’s office want to send our heartfelt condolence to all of the family. May your cherished memories help you thru this difficult time. May God bless you.

AJ Islas

November 2, 2018

Dearest Robbie and family, wishing you peace to bring you comfort, courage to face the days ahead, and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.

With love,

AJ Islas and family

Sheriff Ronny Theriot and Staff

October 31, 2018

We at the St. Martin Sheriff’s office want to send our heartfelt condolence to all of the family. May your cherished memories help you thru this difficult time. May God bless you.

Carmen LEE

October 31, 2018

My heart is heavy with the passing of AUNT BARBRA. To the family my cousins, I'm praying for strength and comfort on your hearts. Remember, to be absent from the body means to be present with the LORD.
I luv each and everyone of you....
CARMEN

Brian Jones

October 30, 2018

Thanks mama for everything u was and will always be the best.

Rolonda Benoit

October 30, 2018

Mawma, first off Thank You for truly being that to me. It's so hard seeing u go but God had a better place for u. I'm so grateful to have a Grandmother like you who loved her grandkids so much, always wanted us around & never seen no wrong in us or what we did. As a younger child I LOVED being around u n with u everywhere u went cause we always enjoyed ourselves. But as I got older I found myself thinking I'm to grown & never came around as much as I should but never once forgot about u. I'm sorry & ask of ur forgiveness. I LUV U & Thank God for giving u to us. Thanks for everything u did for me, Thank U for getting on my Daddy when he got on me, & Thank U for just being u. You will truly be missed but Never forgotten n FOREVER b in our hearts. I LOVE U Mawma!! Fly High, ur Granddaughter Rolonda Jones Benoit💜

Katherine Dorsey

October 30, 2018

Robbie sending you and your family my deepest condolences on the lost of your mother . Love you Kathy 💜

Biography

ST. MARTINVILLE - A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Barbara Mason Jones, age 80, at 11:00 am on Friday, November 2, 2018 at Notre Dame Catholic Church with Rev. Michael Sucharski officiating. Interment will follow at St. Michael Cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Friday at Evangeline Funeral Home in St. Martinville from 7:00 am until the time of service. A rosary will be recited at 9:30 am.

Mrs. Jones was a lifelong native and resident of St. Martinville until the time of her passing at her residence on Thursday, October 25, 2018.

Mrs. Jones was a faithful member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Coteau Holmes. She enjoyed cooking and delivering food to visiting priest from India. Her hobbies were fostering to 64 children over the past 20 years, cooking, gardening, and working around the house. Most of all, she enjoyed being surrounded by family members; especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Roland Jones, Jr. (Nancy), Roylin Jones Landry (Reasley) and Harris Jones all of St. Martinville, Robbie Lynn Jones (CeDarius) of Houston, Brian Jones of Lafayette, and Monique Jones and her significant other, Rodney Tripeaux of Youngsville; four sisters, Mable Narcisse, Julia Bonhomme, and Mary Eunice Hopkins all of Houston, and Elouise Lindsey (Carl) of Victorville, CA; one brother, Robert Mason, Jr. of St. Martinville; one brother-in-law, Felton Lee of Houston; nine grandchildren, Rolanda, Rollins, Ridge, Remi, Noel, Camryn, Amyree, Rodney, Jr., Camryn Josie; seven great grandchildren, Braylon, Naisiah, Dennis, Jr., Rinajah, Jaydon, Raven, and Rylee; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Allen “Badee” Jones; two sons, Kevin Randall Jones and Mortimer Jones; parents, Robert Sr. and Eunice Lewis Mason; and two sisters, Nancy Lee and Rena Mason.

Pallbearers will be Ridge Babineaux, Rolanda Benoit, Rollins Jones, Remi Dempsey, Monique Jones, and Cedric Mason.

Honorary pallbearers will be Roland Jones, Sr., Harris Jones, CeDarius Jones, Rodney Tripeaux, Felton Lee, Jr., Mitchell Mason, Carla Rogers, Eunice Hopkins, and Rachael Mason.

To view the on-line obituary, video tribute, and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements.