Nellie G. Jones 90 of Decatur, IL, formerly of Beecher City, IL, passed away at 8: 45 PM Wednesday Jan. 18, 2012 in Heartland Health Care Center in Decatur, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday Jan. 22, 2012 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Beecher City.Rev. Dennis will officiate.Visitation will be from 1:00 PM Sunday until the time of the service at the funeral home.Burial will be in Hubbartt Cemetery, Beecher City.Memorials can be made to Donorís Choice.On line condolences may be directed to the Family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com
Nellie was born Dec. 15, 1921 in a farm house north of Beecher City, IL in Shelby County the daughter of Glenn Henry and Dorthea Ellen Dinwiddie Hunt.
She married Merl E .Jones on Jan. 27, 1941.
She was formerly employed at Florsheim Shoe Co. in Chicago, IL, and then retired form Enteman`s Bakery Co. in Northlake, IL in 1985.She and Merl moved to Decatur, IL in 2001.
Surviving are her husband, Merl; sons Roger Merl Jones and wife Tina Lynn of rural Beecher City and Norman Dean Jones of Westchester, IL; grandchildren: Lloyd Roger Jones of Northlake, IL and Tracey Lynn Rogers and husband David of Melrose Park, IL andtwingreat granddaughters: Brooke and Cheyenne Rogers.
She was preceded in death by her parents, son Glenn Lee Jones, three brothers: William Ray Hunt, Robert Lee Hunt and David Oscar Hunt; sisters Glenna Hunt, Mae Hunt and Katherine Marie Ramsey.