ROCK FALLS – Dorothy Jones, 88, of Rock Falls, died Friday, June 14, 2013, at her home.
She was born April 6, 1925, a daughter of Benny V. and Ruth (Pillman) Hays. She married Howard D. Jones on Dec. 3, 1941, in Wayne County. He preceded her in death on Jan. 22, 2013. She attended First Open Bible Church in Rock Falls.
Survivors include her children, Helen Joann Jones of Rock Falls, Betty (Roger Cruse) Schutt of Sterling, Dale (Kathy) Jones of Copperas Cove, Texas, Warren (Vicki Beien) Jones of Sterling, Danny (Sharon Parry) Jones of Rock Falls, David (Marcy) Jones of Chico, Calif., and Jerry (Karen) Jones of Dixon; a brother, Herold (Betty) Hays of Bourbonnais; several grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She also was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, one sister, and one grandson.
Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday and the funeral at 10 a.m. Tuesday at First Open Bible Church in Rock Falls, with the Rev. Les Funderberg, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Riverside Cemetery in Prophetstown. McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls is handling arrangements.
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