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April 12, 2024

Margaret Jones Dula

Margaret Jones Dula

Margaret Jones Dula, 81, of Sunset Drive, Taylorsville, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Iredell Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Dula was born February 20, 1936, in Alexander County, the daughter of the late Edward Eugene Jones and Della Louise Mayes Jones.

She had worked as a seamstress for Blue Bell Industries before retiring. She was a member of Emanuel Missionary Baptist Church.

Margaret loved gardening, quilting, sewing and house making, but most of all she loved taking care of and being with her family.

Including her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Ruth Naomi Millsaps; and five brothers, Waitsel Jones, Rev. Glen Jones, George Jones, Donnie Lee Jones, and Charlie Edward Jones.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband of 62 years, Hill Jr. Dula of Taylorsville; a daughter, Glenda Dula Moore of Taylorsville; a son, Thomas Eugene Dula and wife Monica of Taylorsville; two grandsons, Christopher Dula and Justin Dula, both of Taylorsville; five sisters, Angell Brown of Columbus, Ohio, Martha Jones, Brenda Jones, Loretta Boston and husband Jonathan, all of Taylorsville, Gail Harbison and husband Gary of Morganton, and Rev. L. Macy Jones of Taylorsville; two sisters-in-law, Rev. Linda Jones of Columbus, Ohio, and Barbara Ann Jones of Scotts; and three god-children, LaToya Mallard, Morgan Parsons, and Kyle Linney.

A Home-going service will be conducted at 3 p.m., Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Adams Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Leroy Smith will officiate. Burial will follow in the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Pallbearers include: Anthony Boston, Keenan Jones, Bruce Newland, Waitsel Van Jones, Elton Parsons, and Frankie Millsaps.

Memorials may be made to: National Kidney Foundation, 85 Astor Ave. Suite 2, Norwood, MA 02062.

Condolences may be sent to:

Adams Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to be serving the Dula Family.


  1. Faye Little on February 25, 2017 at 5:07 pm

    Wishing you and the Dula Family Peace,Courage to face the days ahead and Loving memories to forever hold in your heart. Prayerfully yours, Faye Little

  2. Clara (Tam) Flowers Phillips on March 2, 2017 at 12:07 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. I know how it is to lose a sister. Every time I’m in T’ville I get ready to go and see my oldest sister, then realize that she’s not there anymore. I catch myself getting on Google Earth and going by her house. I have even dreamed of her. All I can say to you is you’ll never stop missing her. But you can rest in knowing that you have a pretty cool person waiting to escort you home and help you get settled in when it’s your time for the reunion. Blessings and love to all of you. Just keep her alive by spreading the love that she spread with you.

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