CAIRO -- Services for Patricia Jones Dempsey, 77, of Cairo, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., on Monday, March 26, 2012, Graveside in Cairo Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Rev. Andy Glover will officiate. Mrs. Dempsey passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Health and Rehab Center in Thomasville, GA.

Mrs. Dempsey was born in Whigham, GA, on November 11, 1934, to the late Russell Twitty and Zona Owens Jones. She married William Edward Dempsey, who preceded her in death. She was a secretary retired from IMC, and of the Baptist Faith.

She is survived by: sons, George Cogland, Jr. (Genell), of Martinsburg, West Virginia, Bobby Jones Cogland (Sandra) of Mulberry, FL; seven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren; brothers, Jim Jones (Irma) of Cairo, GA, O. C. Jones (Ramona) of Smithfield, GA, Howard Othan Jones (Marlene) of Tallahassee, FL

Mrs. Dempsey was preceded in death by: parents; daughter, Kathy Elaine Forrester; husband, George H. Cogland, April, 1974 and husband, William Edward Dempsey, Sr., August, 1998; sisters, Lillie Mae Hart, Rosalee Costello, Karalene Jenkins; brothers, Russell C. Jones and Sam U. Jones.

Memorials may be given to breast cancer research or Gentiva Hospice.

Guests may sign the online register at

Clark Funeral Home

Cairo 229/377-1414