SIDNEY — Mary Jane Jones, loving mother and grandmother, 90, of Sidney, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at 12:25 a.m. at Wilson Memorial Hospital.
She was born on May 7, 1924, in McCreary County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late John and Donnie (Craig) Salisbury.
She is survived by five children, Frances Jones, of Port Jefferson, Ohio, Gloria Watercutter (Wayne) of Sidney, Ohio, Pat Turney (Frank), Paul Jones, both of Conroe, Texas, and Cheryl Jones of Sidney, Ohio; stepson, Paul Dean Jones (Marianne), of Lancaster, South Carolina; 19 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; numerous great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Shirley Rhodes.
She was preceded in death by two daughters, Connie Ferguson, and Donna Sue Jones, stepson, Donald Jones, five brothers, Billy, Glen, Johnny, Robert and Eddie Salisbury, three sisters, Ethel Harris, Mae Smith and Rosie Thorp, and four grandchildren, Scott Jones, Larry Watercutter, Darrin Jones and Tawny Jones.
Mrs. Jones retired from the Copeland Corporation in 1989 after 23 years of service. She formerly attended Faith Baptist Church in Sidney.
Mary loved to take trips to Las Vegas, the river boats in Indiana, and going on cruises with her family. She enjoyed her two dogs, Poncho and Sadie. She will be dearly missed by all of her family and friends.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Cromes Funeral Home, 302 S. Main Ave, Sidney, Ohio, with Pastor Earnie Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Shelby Memory Gardens in Sidney. The family will receive friends on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorials be made to a
in Mary's memory. G
uestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be made to the Jones family at the funeral home's website, www.cromesfh.com