Macon County Chronicle

Joe Inez (Wheat) Jones, 94

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000178 EndHTML:0000002934 StartFragment:0000002359 EndFragment:0000002898 SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/computer/Desktop/obitsw:pics/jones.doc Joe Inez (Wheat) Jones, age 94 a resident of NHC in Glasgow, KY formerly of Fountain Run passed away Tuesday morning, March 30, 2010 at NHC in Glasgow, KY. There were no Funeral Services for Ms. Jones, visitation with the family was from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Fri. April 2, 2010 at the Hughes Funeral Chapel in Fountain Run, KY with entombment to follow in the Monroe County Memorial Garden Mausoleum in Tompkinsville, KY. Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000178 EndHTML:0000003874 StartFragment:0000002546 EndFragment:0000003838 SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/computer/Desktop/obitsw:pics/jones.doc

Family and friends served as Pallbearers. Ms. Jones was born on January 21, 1916 in Barren County, KY, one of four children born to the late Reno and Norma (Wood) Wheat.  Other than her parents, her husband, Harold “Whimp” Jones, sisters, Mildred Wheat and Murl Wilson and two grandchildren, Faron Evans and Denise Evans preceded her in death. She married Harold “Whimp” Jones Oct. 18, 1941 who preceded her in death July 31, 2005. She worked for Rohr Aircraft in California for over 30 years, after retirement she and her husband moved back to Fountain Run, KY. She was a volunteer worker at the San Diego Good Sports Club for physically challenged children and a member of Fountain Run Senior Citizens. She is survived by, son and daughter-in-law, Dale (Sally) Evans of Forney, TX, daughter and son-in-law, Norma (Wes) Stein of Scottsville, KY, brother, Bill (Jean) Wheat of Pekin, IL,  4 grandchildren, Shari Stein (Roland) Welte of Switzerland, Kenneth (Laurie) Stein of Castle Rock, CO, Bruce Evans of Grand Rapids, MI, and Troy (Sandy) Evans of Scotia, NY, 18 great-grandchildren, 6 great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.