GRACE ALICE JONES, 91, of New Haven, Ind., formerly of Peoria, Ill., passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 8:30 a.m., at Genesis Health Care, New Haven. Born March 12, 1924, in Louisville, Ky., she was a daughter of Newton Angus and Mary (Wright) Nelson. Grace married William H. Jones Sr. on June 27, 1945 in Louisville; he preceded her in death. Grace had been a cook at St. Francis Medical Center, in Peoria. Surviving are four children, Joyce (Galen) Schmucker of Fort Wayne, Janet (Gary) Spencer of Indianapolis, Ind., William H. (Barb) Jones Jr. of Mountain View, Mo., and Julie (Allen) White of East Peoria, Ill.; nine grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Dorothy Steff (formerly of East Peoria). Service is 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 2, 2015, at Endsley – Sedgwick Funeral Home, Bartonville, with visitation one hour prior. Major Donna Miller officiating. Burial in Swan Lake Memory Gardens, Peoria. Memorials may be made to The Salvation Army. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.sedgwickfuneralhomes .com

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