Jona Kathleen "Kathy" Jones Boyd, 57, of Pine Bluff, died Friday, November 25, 2011, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

Jona Kathleen “Kathy” Jones Boyd, 57, of Pine Bluff, died Friday, November 25, 2011, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

She was born March 2, 1954, in Hot Springs, the daughter of John W. and Floy Trotter Jones.

Mrs. Boyd was reared and received her early education in Pine Bluff, graduating from Watson Chapel High School in 1972.

She was a loving homemaker, avid gardener, artist and published poet.

Mrs. Boyd was preceded in death by her father; maternal grandparents, Melton and Hildred Langford Trotter; and paternal grandparents, J.D. Jones, Sr. and Lillie Davis Jones.

Survivors include her husband, Bobby Gene Boyd of Pine Bluff, daughter, Jessica Lynn Boyd Ray of Sulphur Springs; mother, Floy Jones of Sulphur Springs; two grandchildren, Tristan Alan Rawls and Abigal Lynn Ray; brother, Thomas Michael Jones of Sulphur Springs; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 29, 2011, in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson & Son with Reverend Steve iating. Burial will follow in Fitzhugh Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Robinson’s.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 901 North University, Little Rock, Arkansas 72207.

Online register: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com

The family will located at 7124 Camden Cutoff Road, Pine Bluff, Arkansas.