Anna Mae Jones

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Anna Mae Jones, 79, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021, at Moore-Few Care Center, in Nevada. Anna was born June 20, 1941, in Berryville, Ark., to Claude A. and Lucy M. (Mitchell) Boyd. She married Robert Virgil Jones on March 9, 1957, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 13, 2010.

Anna grew up in Arkansas. At age 10 she moved with her family to Long Beach, Calif. Following retirement, she came back to Nevada in 1990. Anna was a member of the Eagles Lodge in Nevada.

Survivors include two sons, Wally Jones (Jerri), Nevada, Mo., and Herbert Jones (Mary), Nevada, Mo.; two daughters, Mary Brinson (Doug), Frontenac, Kan., and Mechelle Jones, Nevada, Mo.; nine grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; two sisters, Minnie Master (LeRoy) Nevada, Mo., and Michelle Roby, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Robert, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Wayne Boyd, Calvin Boyd, and Wallace Dean Boyd; three sisters, Dorothy Wishman, Maxine Cerda, Linda Dills, and Donna Barker.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, April 9, at Ferry Funeral Home, in Nevada. Interment will follow in Newton Burial Park in Nevada. The family will receive friends from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association in care of Ferry Funeral Home.

Those in attendance will be asked to maintain social distancing and are asked to wear face masks to protect themselves and others.

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