Marilyn Jones

Marilyn V. Jones, 83, of Pekin died at 8:30 p.m. Sept. 27, 2006, at Timber Creek Healthcare Center in Pekin.

She was born Aug. 31, 1923, in Pekin, a daughter of Harry E. and Nola Moyer Jones.

Surviving are two brothers, Norman "Skee" (and Betty) and Julius "Bud", both of Pekin; and one sister, Yvonda (and Lee) Stell of Bryant.

She was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

She was a graduate of Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Springfield. She worked as a registered industrial nurse for Corn Products in Pekin for 40 years before retiring.

She was a member of First Baptist Church in Pekin.

Services were held Saturday at her church with Pastor Mark Friday officiating.

Memorials may be made to her church. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown was in charge of arrangements.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 10/4/2006