Patsy Joe Jones of Clifty, Ark., was born May 24, 1937, to Fred and Ethel (Prickett) Rhiel in Eureka Springs.

She passed away June 23, 2022, in Ozark, Miss., at the age of 85.

Patsy was married to Nat Jones for 61 years, where they had a happy life on their farm in Clifty.  

She had a long career working for Epley Law Firm in Eureka, as well as helping Nat run the Jones Bros. Clifty Store.  

She liked to go fishing, enjoyed gardening, and cooking. Patsy also liked to spend her $15.00 at the casino a few times a year and enjoyed a good horse race. Patsy was an avid Razorback fan. She loved spending time with family and friends.  She and Nat never had children of their own and they both enjoyed all their nieces and nephews.

Patsy is survived by her sister, Joyce Cadwell of Branson, Mo., along with numerous nieces, nephews, many other relatives, and friends. 

She was preceded by her parents, Fred and Ethel Rhiel; and her husband, Nathanial Jones.

Graveside service was held Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at Upper Clifty Cemetery. 

Pastor Max Bowlin officiated. 

Memorial donations may be made to Clifty Cemetery.  

Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.