Mrs. Patsy Wilkerson Jones, wife of Jerry Matthew Jones, passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at the age of 76. She was born in Clarksville on Jan. 18, 1944, the daughter of the late James Fonnie Wilkerson and the late Chlorene Buchanan Tuck.

Patsy was a homemaker and was a member of Aarons Creek Baptist Church. She loved her Saturday morning drives with Jerry and rarely did you see one without the other. Her passion was her grandchildren and watching them succeed in everything they did. Patsy loved all children. She babysat for years and raised half the neighborhood.

She is survived by her husband, Jerry; son, Jerry Matthew Jones Jr.; daughters, Tammy Ferrell and Victoria Tyler; grandchildren, Krystin Jones, Kaitlyn Jones, Troy Ferrell and Jeri Lynn Tyler; brothers, Robert Wilkerson and James Wilkerson; and a sister, Frances Tingen.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Linda Newton.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mike Riley officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to a cancer society of your choice.

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The family is being served by Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home, Clarksville.