. Agnes Marie Boyd Jones (1920 - 2012) .
. April 11 to April 14, 2012 .
Green Bay Press-Gazette .
Agnes Jones, 92, Gillett, Wis., passed away peacefully in her sleep
Monday morning, April 9, 2012. Agnes Marie Boyd was born Feb. 29, 1920,
Athelstane, Wis., to (Elijah) Otto and Ruth (Thompson) Boyd. She
John Franklin Jones on Jan. 28, 1939, in Amberg, Wis. The couple raised
their family and farmed near Gillett for 48 years, before moving to
retirement home just outside Gillett in 1977.
Frank and Agnes were avid square dancers and gardeners. They were
the community, especially with the fair. They particularly enjoyed
the state fair board conventions. Agnes was a member of the local
club and a long time member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Her
children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren loved her baking.
included her cinnamon rolls and fresh strawberry shortcake with fresh,
Survivors include six children, Franklin B. (Joan) Jones, Delavan,
Rita (George) Tuell, Green Bay, Wis.; Faye (Don) Hansen, Clintonville,
Joy (John) Aldridge, Pardeeville, Wis.; Col. Kurt (Elizabeth) Jones,
Colorado Springs, Colo.; Todd Jones, Tigerton, Wis.; 19 grandchildren;
great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. She is also
survived by two brothers, Dr. Ralph (Dottie) Boyd, Pasadena, Calif.;
Wayne (Ellen) Boyd, Redlands, Calif.; and one sister-in-law, Betty Boyd
Clark, Everett, Wash.
Agnes was preceded in death by husband, Frank Jones; one son, Dale
one brother, Joseph Boyd; three sisters, Gladys Makowski,, Grace
and, Mary Ann Grunwald.
Friends may call at Tabor United Methodist Church, 120 W Main St,
Wis. Visitation from 1 to 3 p.m. on April 18. Funeral Service 3 p.m.
the Rev. Rick Binford of the Seventh Day Adventist Church officiating.
Interment is at Wanderer's Rest Cemetery, Gillett, Wis. Kuehl Funeral
in Gillett is assisting the family with the arrangements.
The family thanks the staff at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Seymour,
the kindness, care and respect they gave Agnes.
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