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Carl Ward Jones
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Birth: Jun. 6, 1924
Zeigler
Franklin County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 2010
Silvis
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA

Services for Carl W. Jones, 86, of East Moline, are 11 a.m. Friday at Van Hoe Funeral Home, East Moline.

Entombment is in Rock Island National Cemetery, where East Moline American Legion Post 227 will conduct military honors. Visitation is one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.

Carl died Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010 at Illini Restorative Care, Silvis.

Carl was born June 6, 1924, in Zeigler, Ill. He graduated from King's Point Merchant Marine Academy in 1941. During World War II he served in both the Atlantic and Pacific war zones. He married Barbara McMenamy on Jan. 23, 1949, in Centralia, Ill.

He retired as manager of the engineering department from Travelers Insurance Company, St. Louis.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Barbara; children (and spouses), David Jones (Diann), St. Louis, Deborah VanderBeke (Marc), East Moline, Stephen Jones, St. Louis, Philip Jones, Bluemont, Va., Carol Hartman (Bob), St. Louis, and Russell Jones (Lynn), Centennial, Colo.; 13 grandchildren; and one great-grandson. He also is survived by sisters, Betty Downing, Ruth Ann Frost and Sue Rohner, all of Centralia, and Mary Woolbright, Springfield, Ill.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Tom and Jim.
(Rock Island Argus) 
 
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 Parents:
  Herschel Barron Jones (1896 - 1988)
  Gussie Katherine Ingram Jones (1898 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Harold Jones (1919 - 1993)*
  Elizabeth Jean Jones Downing (1921 - 2015)*
  Carl Ward Jones (1924 - 2010)
  Ruth Ann Jones Frost (1925 - 2014)*
  James P. Jones (1929 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
USMM World War II
 
Burial:
Rock Island National Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: CW1 C 29
 
Maintained by: P Jones
Originally Created by: Paul Mack
Record added: Sep 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58586802
Carl Ward Jones
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Carl Ward Jones
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Carl Ward Jones
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RIP Grandpa Jones
- Matthew Jones
 Added: Jul. 25, 2012

-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 14, 2011
Uncle Carl rest in peace.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 24, 2011
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