Betty Jones

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Betty Jewell Jones, 87, died Feb. 6, 2018, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

Born Feb. 4, 1931, in Sikeston, she was the daughter of the late John Thomas and Esther Dixon Griffin.

On March 28, 1947, in Sikeston, she married Russell Harding Jones, who preceded her in death on March 18, 1968.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Lloyd Griffin, James Griffin and John Griffin; and three sisters, Louise Curry, Virginia Dollar and Irene Nelson.

Survivors include: three sons and two daughters-in-law, David and Patti Jones of Cape Girardeau and Milford Jones and Mark and Patty Jones of Sikeston; and three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. Friday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel with Pat Hogan, pastor of Shady Acres Church of Christ in Sikeston, officiating.

Burial will follow at Garden of Memories cemetery in Sikeston.

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