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Information for Mary Winifred LaCornu Jones

24 January, 1904 - 28 October, 1996

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

Contributed by Dan Fowler

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Mary Jones

    Mary Winifred Jones, 92, of Eugene, Ore., and formerly of Nampa, died Oct. 28, 1996, at Eugene of natural causes. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa. Private burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Mary was born Jan. 24, 1904, at Madison, Neb., to John and Mary LaCornu. She married Elmer Jones in North Platte, Neb., on Aug. 25, 1928. He died in 1989.
    She lived in Kearney, Neb., from 1928 to 1935. She moved to Eugene from Nampa in 1991. A homemaker, she was a member of the River Road Church of Christ in Eugene.
    She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Beverly and Gene Riley of Nampa; daughter, Evelyn Wells of Eugene; a son, David Jones of Fremont, Calif.; 7 grandchildren, Debbie Heckert, Janet Cheek, and Gary Wells of Eugene, Karen Wells of Springfield, Ore., Steven Riley of Nampa, Terry Riley of Caldwell, and Peggy Yeager of Meridian; 12 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by a grandson, Ricky Wells; a son-in-law, Merritt Wells; and a daughter-in-law, Dianne Jones.
    Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Nov. 1, at Alsip Funeral Chapel.

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