Ruby A. Jones, 93, of North Vernon died at 11 a.m. Monday, July 08, 2019, at her residence.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Services. Rev. Jeff Eldridge will officiate. Burial will be at Vernon Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of services Thursday, July 11, 2019.
Mrs. Jones attended Brown County High School and had worked at Muscatatuck State Hospital for 23 years, Jay-C Food Store for five years, and Walmart for over eight years. She was a member of Butlerville Mennonite Church and a lifetime member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW #2021.
Born December 17, 1925, in Indianapolis, Mrs. Jones was the daughter of William and Jennie Sledge Dupree. She married Clarence Anthony, Sr. May 9, 1943 and he died February 8, 1998. She later married John H. Jones, Sr., who also preceded her in death in 2002.
Survivors include sons, Clarence "Larry" (Carol) Jr., Robert D. (Jenny), and George W. (Diane) Anthony, all of North Vernon; stepsons, Pete Jones of Columbus and John H. Jones, Jr. of North Vernon; several grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by a son, Norman L. Anthony; stepson, Kurt Jones; and 12 brothers and sisters.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Our Hospice of Jennings County.