Freda Mae Jones, nee Hill, 89, of Millstadt, Ill., born March 3, 1926, in Beaver Dam, Ky., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at Freeburg Care Center in Freeburg, Ill.
Mrs. Jones was retired from Bridal Originals Dress Factory in Belleville, Ill. She was a member of Zion Evangelical Church in Millstadt, Ill., VFW Ladies Auxiliary 7980 in Millstadt, Ill., and the ILGWU Union Local.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John C. Jones; parents, Aisie and Mabel, nee Tatum, Hill; a son-in-law, Garland Parrish; sisters, Juanita Spradling, Margaret Buchanan, and a twin sister, in infancy; two grandchildren, in infancy; and a great-grandchild, in infancy.
Surviving are her daughter, Patricia Parrish; her son, Wayne (Judy) Jones; grandchildren, Pamela Sue Crawford, Tracy (Rick) Holmes and Travis (Jackie) Jones; great-grandchildren, Gabby Holmes, Max Holmes, Carter Jones and Colby Jones; sister, Edna (John) Gebhard; and other relatives and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to Zion Evangelical Church in Millstadt, Ill., or to the
Visitation: Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at Leesman Funeral Home in Millstadt, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral Service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at Leesman Funeral Home with Rev. Darrell Weber, officiating. Entombment will be in Valhalla Gardens of Memory Mausoleum in Belleville, Ill.
LEESMAN FUNERAL HOME, Millstadt, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Jan. 14, 2016