May 23, 1933 East Peoria Tazewell County Illinois, USA
Jun. 25, 1982 Joliet Will County Illinois, USA
Lois was born at the home of her parents, Harold Wesley and Gladys Lorena Kurtz Phillips in East Peoria, Tazewell Co, IL. She obtained her education locally and while attending East Peoria Community High School she sang acapella choir for three years and graduated in 1951. She married Griffith Raymond Jones November 25, 1951 in the Lutheran Church, East Peoria, IL. Their daughter, Pamela Sue was born November 16, 1952 in Methodist Hospital, Peoria, IL. They relocated to California in 1954 where their son, William Wesley, was born November 26, 1954 in Torrance Hospital, Torrance, California. Lois returned to school to obtain her medical degree and became a licensed nurse. She passed away while visiting her sister in Joliet, Will County, IL.