Ruth Jones, 98, a resident of Grain Valley, MO passed away peacefully Saturday, November 23, 2019 at the Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, MO. She was born July 2, 1921 to Adrian and Ena (Farmer) McMillen.
Ruth graduated from high school in Sandwich, IL and spent the majority of her working career at the Resthaven Nursing Home in Independence, MO, where she retired at age 68.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John William Jones; daughter, Karen Sue Motley; three brothers and a sister. Survivors include two children: Sandy Jespersen and husband, Richard and Robert “Bob” M. Jones and wife, Carol; nine grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.
A celebration of Ruth’s life will be held Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Family and friends will gather and visit from 10-11:00 a.m. with a Sharing of Memories following at 11:00 a.m.