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Elois Jones

Tuesday, August 5, 2003

EAST PRAIRIE Elois Faye Jones, 90, died at 2:54 a.m. Aug. 4, 2003, at the East Prairie Nursing Center.

Born March 13, 1913, in Dorena, daughter of the late Burris and Kate Kelly Doss, she was a lifelong resident of Mississippi County and member of the Dorena Baptist Church.

On Aug. 27, 1929, at Dorena, she married Mack Edwin Jones, who preceded her in death on April 7, 1991.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, McIvan and Becky Jones of East Prairie; two daughters and one son-in-law, Fern Hutchison of East Prairie and Doris and Marshall Larkins of Clinton, Ky.; and seven grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one son-in-law, Howard Hutchison; and nine sisters and one brother.

Visitation begins at 6 p.m. today at Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday with Bill Whitner officiating.

Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery near Charleston.

Pallbearers will be: Tim Larkins, Willie Wicker, Buck Lloyd, Todd Johnson, Joe Turner and Ivan Jones.