Cora Jones, 97, of Columbia passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014 at her home. Graveside services will be 10AM, Wednesday August 27th at Memorial Park Cemetery. Cora was a life-long resident of Boone County; she was born here on November 18, 1916 to James H. and Ada Welch England. She married Miller A. Jones, and he preceded her in death on August 3, 1981. Cora retired from Ellis Fischel after working there from 1952-1978. She loved to crochet and did so for most of her life. She is survived by her grandsons, David Jones, and Robert Jones & wife Misty, both of Columbia; seven great grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Glynn Jones, two brothers and three sisters. Donations may be made to MU Health Care Office of Advancement, University of Missouri Health Care, One Hospital Drive, DC066.00, Columbia, MO 65212
Cora Jones, Nov. 18, 1916 — Aug. 23, 2014, of Columbia
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 | 6:07 p.m. CDT
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