Ike F. Jones, 89, of Marshall, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011.
Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday March 5, 2011, at Floral Hills Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lee's Summit Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Family. Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.dwnewcomers.com. Arrangements are under the direction of D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64133, 816-353-1218.
Born March 18, 1921, in Lee's Summit, he was the son of Ercelle M. and Emily A. Jones. he was a WWII vet and served proudly from 1940-1945 in the US Navy. He was an avid pilot, with his own plane most of his life. He was a life member of the VFW and a member of the American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Webster; two daughters, Christine Jones and Beth Jimenez; four sons, Alan, Brian, Randall and Douglas Jones; one brother, Gene Jones; one sister, Claire Jones; and numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Deborah.