Rada Milstead Jones
June 6, 1937  -  August 29, 2018

Rada Milstead Jones

Lathan Funeral Home
1867 Hwy. 43
Jackson, AL  36545
Friday, August 31, 2018
09:00 a.m. - 11: a.m.
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Funeral Service
Lathan Funeral Home
1867 Hwy. 43
Jackson, AL  36545
Friday, August 31, 2018
11:00 a.m.
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Trinity Memorial Gardens
1601 Walker Springs Road
Jackson, AL  36545
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Rada Milstead Jones, 81, of Jackson passed away August 29, 2018 at her residence. She was born June 6, 1937 to John Oscar Milstead and Kitty Clyde Moseley Milstead. A homemaker, she was also a member of the Jackson Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, John C. Milstead and Estelle Hodge.
She is survived by her husband, Herschel “Doat” Jones; children, Cliff (Terri) Jones, Tim Jones, Cindy Jones; grandchildren, Rory Jones, Leslie Jones, Bonnie Baugh, Sarah (A.J.) Williams, Jessie (Johnathan) Cole, Austin Eargle, Brent (Ellie) Jones, Amber (Sean) Rupard, Noah Jones; 11 great-grandchildren with two more on the way and sister, Vergie Hodge.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 31, 2018 at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson with Bros. Van VanSandt, James VanSandt and Brian Gentle officiating. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Gardens in Jackson with Lathan Funeral Home directing.
Condolences may be offered at www.lathanfuneralhome.com.


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  1. Betty and Doug Smith
    Theodore, AL

    We were so saddened to hear of Radas passing. We pray for you and your family . Even tho we were not in touch often enough we thought of you both often.Roger , Glo, nor Doug and I did not know but Doat we are all sorry for your loss.God Bless you all

  2. Carl & Martha Pinkston
    Williston, FL

    Our love & sympathy to you Doat & Family, We won't be able to come but will have you on our hearts & in our mind.

  3. Wanda Roberts Lovette
    Coffeeville, AL

    May God grant you all the peace that passes all understanding as you mourn the loss of Mrs. Rada. Our prayers are with you at this time and always. Alex, Wanda, & Leah Lovette

  4. Carolyn (Jones) Pritchett
    Wetumpka, AL

    We had some good times together she was a loving Christian Lady that was full of good works. A Sister-in Law I really loved she will be missed.

  5. Sandy (Davis) Hill

    Uncle Doat, so sorry to hear this. I thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Much Love, Joe and Sandy

  6. Frank (Randy) Pritchett
    Cleveland, TN

    Aunt Rada was a fine wife,mother and always a lady.
    She will be missed.
    Love to all the family!

  7. Lisa Taylor Horsley
    Jackson, AL

    May the loving arms of the father hold and comfort giving you peace as only he can do today and in the days to come.
    Your in my thoughts and prayers.

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