Margaret Louise Jones, 94, of Bellefontaine, passed away on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Otterbein North Shore Life Style Community in Lakeside, OH.
She was born on November 22, 1918 in Bellefontaine to the late Chester and Gertrude (Rotroff) Cooper.
On June 23, 1940 she married Joe Edward Jones in Amherst, OH and he preceded her in death on February 20, 1994. Also preceding her in death are two brothers, Richard and Ralph Cooper and five sisters, Ruth Tanger, Juanita Detrick, Jane Stevenson, Carolyn Neer, and Shirley Yoder.
Margaret is survived by her children, Bill (Myra) Jones of Port Clinton, OH, Gary (Judy) Jones of Little Orange Lake, FL, and Linda Doll of Louisville, KY; four grandchildren, Kent, Kevin, Brad, and Debbie; and seven great grandchildren.
Margaret taught Sunday school at the First Church of God, Bellefontaine where she attended. She also assisted her husband as Treasurer for the Bellefontaine City Schools.
Pastor Ron Irick will officiate a 1:00 pm funeral service on Saturday, February 2 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellefontaine where friends may call from 11 to 1 prior to the service. Burial will be in the Zanesfield Cemetery.
Family has asked that memorial contributions be made to the First Church of God, 1000 E. Brown Ave., Bellefontaine, OH 43311.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.