October 26, 1936 – November 7, 2021
ZEBULON – Anita Jones Privette, 85, passed away on Sunday. She was born in Nash County to the late Bennett Lee and Mary Edna Seymour Jones. She devoted her life to her family as a homemaker and will be fondly remembered as a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and aunt. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Wesley Gray Privette; siblings, Robert Lee Jones, Horace Jones, Benjamin “Bud” Jones, John Jones, Maynard Jones, Gerald Jones, Rosalie Moody, Annie Burgess, Mamie Bailes, Evelyn Bray and Laura Faye Jeans.
She is survived by her children, Hazel C. Privette, Tiffany P. Aldridge and Timothy Privette; grandchildren, Grayson Privette and Wesley Aldridge; siblings, Ronnie Jones (Joan), Edgar Jones (Brenda) and Alice Jones; special sister-in-law, Dorothy Jones and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial Service will be held Friday, 11am, in the Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory chapel, 211 W. Third Street, Wendell, NC. Inurnment will take place following the service in the Old Bunn Cemetery in Bunn, NC. Arrangements with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third Street, Wendell, NC. www.stricklandfuneral.com