November 29, 2012
Monday, December 3, 2012 1:00 PM Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church
Monday, December 3, 2012 11am - 1pm Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church
Doris Louise Jones, 99 of Urbana, passed away, November 29, 2012 in Vancrest of Urbana. She was born September 19, 1913 in Catawba, Clark County Ohio the daughter of Charles Foster and Carrie Loveless Graham. She graduated from Catawba High School in 1932 and worked part time at the Catawba Post Office. She joined the Catawba Methodist Church at an early age and was a member of the United Methodist Church in Mechanicsburg, Ohio for over 50 years. She was a member of the Buck Creek Women’s Club, joining in 1935.She was also a member of the Elizabeth M. Hood Order of the Eastern Star and later a member of the Caroline Chapter in Mechanicsburg after they merged. She always enjoyed visiting with her wonderful friends who were so very good to her. She married Robert A. Jones (Bob) on June 22, 1935.They were engaged in farming for many years in the same community near Urbana, Ohio. She always enjoyed music and played the piano and loved the old hymns.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Bob and many other loved ones. She is survived by several cousins and special friends.
Eastern Star services will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, December 3, 2012 in the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church followed by a funeral service to celebrate Doris’s life officiated by Rev. Dr. Harley Roston. Visitation will be held from 11-1 p.m. prior in the church. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Mutual. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church, 42 N. Main St., Mechanicsburg, Ohio 43044.Services are entrusted to SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, Ohio where condolences may be expressed at www.vernonfh.com.