Creston News Advertiser
Creston, Union County, Iowa
Friday, September 23, 2005
OBITUARY - WESLEY M. JONES
Wesley JONES, 92, of Mount Ayr died September 21, 2005, at Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr.
Private graveside services will be held Friday, September 23, at Rose Hill Cemetery at Mount Ayr. Barton SHIELDS will
officiate. Visitation will be 6 to 7 p.m. today at Wilson-Watson and Armstrong Funeral Home, 205 W. Monroe St., Mount Ayr.
Memorials may be directed to the Assembly of God Church in Kellerton.
Mr. JONES, son of Della (SMITH) and Virgil JONES, was born April 10, 1913, in Denver, Mo. He graduated from Lamoni High
School. On August 8, 1932, he married Pearl PORTER. He was a farmer and worked at Lamoni Livestock Market 25 years.
Survivors include his wife, Pearl JONES, daughters Wanda BENNETT and Norma JONES, and daughter-in-law Oleta JONES, all of
Mount Ayr; sister Arlene THOMAS of Savannah, Mo.; five grandchildren, Cyndi (husband Steve) SOBOTKA, Rhonda (husband Ron)
BRAND, Kelly (husband Pat) JONES, Vicky (husband David) VOSS and Paul LASS Jr.; 11 great-grandchildren; and five
He was preceded in death by his parents, son Wesley JONES Jr., infant daughter Neoma JONES, son-in-law Bob BENNETT,
grandson Charles Wesley BENNETT and sisters Virgie MAGEE and Opal MORSE.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, October of 2011