Fern O. Jones

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    Fern O. Jones of Rolla, Missouri was born on February 19, 1934 in Gourd Creek to Charles Alfred and Mabel (Fleming) Brown and passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at the age of 86 years.


    On November 23, 1953 she married Thomas D. Jones.
    Fern was a homemaker and was baptized as a Jehovah Witness in 1968.
    Fern enjoyed crafts and was exceptionally good at crocheting. She made many wonderful doilies through the years and passed that talent on to her family and friends.
    Fern enjoyed sewing, cooking, canning, raising chickens and cows, and making sure her yard was full of lots of flowers. Fern had a big heart and a great disposition.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Mabel Brown; husband, Thomas Jones on January 8, 1998; one son, Thomas D. Jones, Jr.; and three siblings, Bertha A. Brown, Carl A. Brown and James A. Brown.
    She is survived by three sons, and three daughters, Robert C. Jones and wife April of Rolla, Missouri, Carl L. Jones and wife Donna of St. James, Missouri, Stormy D. Foster and husband Clifford of Rolla, Missouri, Linda S. Grenell and husband Mark of North Carolina, Carol A. Perkins and husband Cecil of North Carolina and William E. Jones of Rolla, Missouri; 12 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; one sister, Mary Ruth Hengartner of Rolla, Missouri; one sister-in-law, Charlotte Barnes of Iowa; other relatives and friends.  
    Arrangements under the direction of the Rolla Cremation in Rolla, Missouri.