Winifred Lois Charlotte Jones, 82, a resident of Kansas City, MO passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at NorthCare Hospice House in North Kansas City. She was born on December 20, 1935 in Mitchell, NE.
Winifred was adopted at birth to her loving parents Victor and Lilah King. She was united in marriage to Beauford Jones on March 17, 1962 in Miami, OK. Over the years Winifred worked several jobs before becoming an office manager for Fox Trucking in Kansas City, MO. She was a long time member of the Good Shepherd Christian Church in Blue Springs. Winifred was a fantastic artist, making several oil paintings on canvas as well as on ceramics. She also enjoyed quilting. Winifred’s greatest love came from caring for her children and other family members.
Survived by her husband Beauford Jones of Kansas City, MO; children, Donna Porter (Rod) of Blue Springs, MO, William Jones of Azle, TX, Jimmy Jones of Independence, MO, Mark Jones (Mary Kay) of Lee’s Summit, MO, Bruce Jones (Joan) of Smithville, MO, Winona Deiter (Andy) of Clinton, KS, Shelly Heggs (Steve) of Lee’s Summit, MO; foster daughters, Sharon Argall, Virginia Masoner, Tracy Stout; 19 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Katheryn Small; brother, William Frederick King; granddaughter, Melissa Judd.
The family will receive friends From 10:00 a.m., – 12:00 p.m., on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Memorial service will follow starting at 12:00 p.m., at the chapel. In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Meyers Funeral Chapel c/o Beauford Jones. Memories of Winifred and words of comfort for the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.