2009-08-12 / Obituaries

Luella M. Jones

Luella M. "Rosie" Jones, 81, Kokomo, died at 11:50 a.m. Thursday Aug. 6, 2009, at Howard Regional Health Systems, Kokomo.

Born Feb. 21, 1928, in Carroll County, she was the daughter of Gerald E. and Eva A. (Bougher) Smith. She married Richard "Dick" Jones on Sept. 13, 1946. He preceded her in death on Oct. 3, 1992.

Mrs. Jones retired in 1981 from Delco Electronics after 30 years of service. Following her retirement, she worked in home health care for four to five years.

Surviving are three children, Rebecca Smith of Anderson, Ronald Jones and (wife: Gayle) of Thomasville, NC, and Sandy Mince and (husband: Richard) of Kokomo; a daughter-in-law, Kim Jones of Kokomo; a sonin law, Steve Miller of Texas; a brother, Harold Smith (wife: Della) of Burlington; 10 grandchildren; 24 greatgrandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son, Danny Jones who died in 1990; and a daughter, Linda Miller, who died in 1990,

Services were held Tuesday at Stout & Son Funeral Home Neptune Chapel, Burlington. Pastor Steve York officiated. Burial followed in Rossville Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to www.stoutandson.com.

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