Sarah Irma Jones

Oct 23 1922
Feb 13 2023
100 Years

Sarah Irma Jones of Downingtown, PA, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2023, at St. Martha's Manor in Downingtown. She was the wife of the late Haywood S. Jones.  Born in Lenover, PA, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Hanna Griffy Hammonds.

Sarah was a member of Mt. Zion AME Church in Atglen, PA, where she did missionary work and sang in the choir.

She is survived by stepdaughters, Veronica Jones of Florida, and Bernadette Jones of Virginia, a niece, Sydney Lynn Proctor of Coatesville, a cousin, Catherine Johnson of Coatesville, and a good friend, Mia.  She was preceded in death by her siblings, Leon "Pete" Hammonds, Herbert Hammonds, ethel Mae Brown, Frances "Fannie" Bradford, Alberta Hammonds, and Reba Taylor.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 21, 2023, at 11:00 AM from the Wilde Funeral Home, Parkesburg, PA, with visitation starting at 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.  Interment to follow at Mt. Zion AME cemetery, Atglen. 

For those unable to attend a live stream of the service will be provided. To watch the live stream please click HERE. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Wilde Funeral Home of Parkesburg. Online condolences can be posted at

Service Date: 
Feb 21 2023 - 11:00am
Service Location: 
Wilde Funeral Home- 434 Main St., Parkesburg, PA 19365


Sorry to hear of Sarah's passing. She will definitely be missed by many. Being the youngest, she outlived all her siblings. Have a peaceful rest with all your loved ones and friends, Sarah.

Loving memories: Bonnie, Tonia & Jimell

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Heartfelt condolences for the passing of sweet aunt Sarah always was a phenomenal woman and apart of my family! God Blessed you with 100yrs WOW..,R.I.P. AUNT SARAH your work is done here! 
sorrowfully submitting Geraldine Peterson Turner and the Peterson family🙏🏽❤️🙏🏽

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