Irene Jones Parker

July 2, 1947 ~ August 10, 2020 (age 73)


Irene Jones Parker, age 73, of Speedwell, TN, passed away Monday, August 10, 2020 at the Lafollette Medical Center, Lafollette, TN. 

She was born July 2, 1947 in Middlesboro, KY, the daughter of the late George B. Jones and Reba Noe Jones.  She was a member of the Beans Fork Missionary Baptist Church. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.

She is survived by the following members of her family: 

Children: Shelley (Vic) Graves and Andy (Jessica) Parker 

Grandchildren: Canaan and Lane Graves, Mattie and Emma Parker 

1 Sister: Barbara Mason 

Brothers:  Billy Jones of Middlesboro, KY, Jack Jones of Frakes, KY and Charlie Jones of Morristown, TN 

Special niece Kim Miracle and brother-in-law Bo Maxwell.

And a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Thursday, August 13, at the Cawood Funeral Home Chapel, Middlesboro, KY. 

Funeral services will immediately follow with the Rev. Andy Parker and Rev. Kojak Graves presiding.  Music will be provided by the Graves Family. 

Graveside services will be held at 12:00 p.m., on Friday, August 14,  at the Hill Cemetery in Speedwell, TN.  Family and friends may gather at the cemetery prior to services. 

Pallbearers will be Canaan Graves, Lane Graves, Derrick Miracle, Jon Graves, Russell Miracle and Aiden Shankelton. 

Online condolences and guestbook are available at 

Cawood Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Irene Jones Parker, please visit our floral store.


August 13, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cawood Funeral Home
112 South 21st Street
Middlesboro, Kentucky 40965

Funeral Service
August 13, 2020

7:00 PM
Cawood Funeral Home
112 South 21st Street
Middlesboro, Kentucky 40965

Graveside Service
August 14, 2020

Hill Cemetery

Speedwell, TN 37870

© 2020 Cawood Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use