Betty Jones

Sunday, January 8, 2006

ANNA, Ill. -- Betty Ann Jones, 77, of Anna died Friday, Jan. 6, 2006, at her home.

She was born Nov. 1, 1928, at Lick Creek, Ill., daughter of Lafayette Carroll and Ruth Stout Rich. She and Leonard Lowell Jones were married July 9, 1947, in Osceola, Ark.; he died Nov. 19, 1989.

Jones was employed as a dietary supervisor at Choate Mental Health & Development Center in Anna for many years. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Anna, the Ladies VFW Auxiliary and Anna Eastern Star Chapter 522.

Survivors include two daughters, Pamela Darlene Jones of Carbondale, Ill., Paula Dianne Sullivan of Goreville, Ill.; a sister, Bonnie Stokes of Lick Creek; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Lutz & Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Al Campbell officiating. Entombment will be in McGinnis Cemetery near Anna.