News From Terre Haute, Indiana

October 26, 2013

Betty J. Jones


---- — Betty J.Jones, 92, of Terre Haute, passed away Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Signature Healthcare. She was born April 16, 1921, in Vigo County, to Samuel M. and Anna M. (Bitzer) Wilson. She married Curt Jones and he preceded her in death. Betty worked as a cook for several years and then went to work at Wabash Fibre Box until she retired at age 62. She attended St. Benedict Church.

Betty is survived by her sisters-in-law, Edith Jones and husband Norman, Virginia Peters and husband Sam, and Elzora Loudermilk; and her close friend that was like a grandson to her, Mark Jones and his wife Brittany.

Besides her husband Betty was preceded in death by her parents; and sisters,, Dorothy Nicholson and Thelma.

Visitation will from 10 a.m. until noon Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at Mattox-Wood Funeral Home. A funeral ceremony will take place at noon Tuesday. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at: