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Lucy Paul Jones
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Church Creek Presbyterian Church Building Fund
    2234 Plainview Road
    Charleston, SC 29414
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Charleston Christian School
    2234 Plainview Road
    Charleston, SC 29414

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“Lucy and Quaddy will always be my role models for a Godly marriage. I will always strive to live up to their example in my own. If I can follow...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Anne DiRezze - Wilmington, NC

“Helen, Grange, and Robin: I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mom was always so warm, loving, and supportive as The Dectones sang or practiced in...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Dee Dee Squires - St. Joseph, MO

“Dear Helen and Grange,The world is a lesser place for the loss of your mother. My deepest sympathies. Helen, I have a note for you. Could you...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Nona Valiunas - Okatie, SC

“It was an honor to care for Lucy. We danced together by the fire light to music performed by I believe the Frank Love band. We sang songs and laughed...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Jennifer Ruddy - Charleston, SC

“To the Jones,Walters and Cooper FamilysPlease accept our condolences for your loss of a Mother, Grandmother and Greatgrand mother She would light up...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Charlie & Carole Szad - Pensacola, FL

“To the Jones, Walters and Cooper families I am so sorry for your loss. My thought and prayers are with you. ”
6 of 21 | Posted by: Anne Jones - Beaufort, SC

“Our beloved Lucy was, her entire life, the loveliest and wisest of saints. Her larger than life personality, love of all, and generosity of spirit -...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Anne Badgley - Mt. Pleasant

“I was blessed to have been able to meet Quaddy and Lucy through my position at Ford Motor Credit Co.and our continued partnership with Jones Ford. ...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Chris Meyers - Mount Pleasant, SC

“"Her children will rise up and call her blessed." Lucy was really one of a kind and she and Quaddy embodied what hospitality was all about. Our...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Teal and Dr. Dan Mitchell - GA

“We knew Lucy primarily through her wonderful daughter, Robin. She is a picture of God's grace, love and mercy and I know Lucy was a lot like her...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Alan Wood - Birmingham, AL

“A very special family, thank you Lucy and Quaddy for your hospitality and the love you showered on our sons and family. You will be missed but we...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Dave and Wanda Aument - PA

“Bob and I have wonderful memories of Quaddy and Lucy. They were so kind to let us live in their house when we first moved to Charleston and continued...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Barbara Needham

“One of my favorite memories of Lucy was the night she invited our group back to her home for dessert after dinner out. She had baked a delicious rum...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Janet Scott - Charleston, SC

“I will never forget all the fun times our families had together on the beach . Julie Hollings-Bower. ( Charleston, SC) ”
14 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Lucy was completely special and will forever hold a place in our hearts. We are so sorry that we cannot be there to say good-bye and simply honor her...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Susan Wilhelm - Cedar Knolls, NJ

“What an absolutely wonderful example of a Christian woman. She taught me to windsurf and was a surfing buddy, but she most importantly played a part...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: Scott West - Charleston, SC

“I don't know exactly what our relationships will be in Heaven, but I'm sure of one thing, Quaddy Jones had a big smile and tears of joy in his eyes...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Randy Pierce - Charleston, SC

“Aunt Lucy was a my mother's best friend and my Godmother. I always adored the time we spent with her when we visited Charleston every summer. My...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Clelia LaMonica - Marshall, VA

“Lucy you will be sorely missed. I can never express how grateful I am to have had you and Quaddy came into my life in the infancy of my Christian...Read More »
19 of 21 | Posted by: Cliff Davidson - Knoxville, TN

“Lucy will be greatly missed. She was such a bright light that warmed all those around her. I had the joy and honor to work with Lucy as a caregiver...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Lisa Greenlee - Charleston, SC

“Forever grateful that Lucy and Quaddy had me over to their house in the Cresent for Sunday dinner my second week at The Citadel my freshman year. An...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: James Rembert - Johns Island, SC


Lucy Paul Jones, 92, widow of Cadwallader "Quaddy" Jones, of Sullivan's Island, went to her eternal rest on Friday, March 24, 2017. Lucy was born June 30, 1924 in Charleston, the daughter of J. Robertson Paul and Kathrine Huiet Paul.

Lucy is survived by her daughters: Helen Jones of Lake Lure, NC, Grange Walters (David), and Robin Cooper (Richard), both of Charleston; five grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Quaddy, and grandson, Bixby Cooper.

Lucy will be remembered for her zest for life, her hospitality, her love of the beach and the ocean. Whether she was swimming, paddling, surfing, windsurfing, or sailing, Lucy was welcoming any and everyone to join in. She taught people to play to the glory of God! Lucy and Quaddy spent many summers raising mallard ducks on the beach. They ran in almost every Cooper River Bridge Run, and are in the Bridge Run Hall of Fame. They also enjoyed tennis and boating. Lucy loved music and dancing with her Quaddy. Lucy and Quaddy spent a lifetime hosting Citadel cadets in their home for Sunday dinners after church, gaining two sons-in-law in the process. Their marriage was an example of life long joyful commitment to one another.

Lucy put her faith in Jesus Christ at an early age and she was a long time active member of Church Creek Presbyterian Church.

The family wants to express sincere thanks to Pam Chambers and her wonderful staff at CMK Homecare of Charleston for their professional, compassionate care of Lucy for the last six years.

Visitation will be at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, and the funeral service will be at the Summerall Chapel, The Citadel at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Interment will be at Live Oak Memorial Gardens on Hwy. 61, followed by a reception at Church Creek Presbyterian Church.

Memorials may be sent to the Building Fund of Church Creek Presbyterian Church or The Charleston Christian School, 2234 Plainview Road, Charleston, SC 29414.