Janice Kay Smith Jones

  • Birth 28 Jul 1943 Carthage, Hancock County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 10 Aug 2012 Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Carthage, Hancock County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 95347298

Janice Kay Jones, 69, of Carthage, Ill., died at 10:08 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.

Born July 28, 1943, in Carthage, she was the daughter of Vernon and Claris Neally Smith. In 1987, she married David Jones in Carthage.

Mrs. Jones worked 29 years as licensed practical nurse at Hancock County, Ill., Nursing Home in Carthage.

She attended school in Plymouth, Ill., and Carthage and earned a nursing degree at Carl Sandburg College in Carthage.

She enjoyed reading, cooking and going to the casino with friends. She also enjoyed time with and making afghans for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband; one son, Dale Bolton of Hamilton, Ill.; one daughter, Karen Goetz of Keokuk; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one brother, Ron Smith of Minier, Ill.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Burial will be in Moss Ridge Cemetery in Carthage.

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  • Created by: No Reins
  • Added: 14 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 95347298
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Janice Kay Smith Jones (28 Jul 1943–10 Aug 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 95347298, citing Moss Ridge Cemetery, Carthage, Hancock County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by No Reins (contributor 46595053) .