Ms. Berlinda M. Jones Powell the oldest child of Robert and Mary McKinley, was born July 12, 1951, in Jackson, MS. She spent her childhood traveling around the world to places such as Alaska, Germany, California and the District of Columbia, as her father was in the US Army. When she was 17 years old, her family moved back to Jackson, MS, where she remained until her death.
She graduated from Holy Ghost High School and went on to complete a Bachelors at Milsaps College. She worked at Banks and Nichols Law Firm and later was a postal carrier for the United States Post Office. She went back to school and completed her Masters at Jackson State University and had completed courses towards a Doctorate.
And I heard A voice from heaven saying "Write this" Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on. "Blessed indeed, "says the spirit, "that they may rest from their labors, for their deed follow them!" Revelation 14:13
Service Arrangements are as followed:
A memorial has been set for Ms. Jones for Friday, June 8, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home Chapel located at 886 N. Farish Street Jackson, MS.
You may post your condolences at www.peoplesfuneralhomejackson.com