Delbert George Jones, 90, of Nampa, died Thursday, April
25, 1991, at his home of natural causes.
Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April
29, at the Hillcrest
Brock of Bend, Ore., son-in-law of Mr. Jones, will
officiate. Services are under the direction of the Alsip
Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Delbert was born on Feb. 12, 1901, at
Ill., to William John and Caroline
Ann Francis Steele Jones. The family moved to western
in 1906. In 1922 he met and married Dorothy Ione Lohr. The
couple resided there until 1941 at which time he moved the
family to Nampa. In August of 1942, Delbert went to work
for Asgrow Seed Co. He worked there until retirement in
After retirement, much of his time was spent fishing
and gardening which he enjoyed.
is survived by his wife, Dorothy of Nampa; three sons and
daughters-in-law, George and Francis Jones of Mountain Home,
Keith and Jean Jones of Nampa and Dayton and Janna Jones of
Harrisburg, Ore.; one daughter and son-in-law, Caroline and
Dennis Brock of Bend, Ore.; 15 grandchildren; 10
great-grandchildren; and six step-great-grandchildren.
was preceded in death by four stepbrothers, one stepsister,
two brothers, one sister, a son, Marley and a baby daughter.