News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 26, 2013

Kay Waynetta Jones


TERRE HAUTE — Kay Waynetta Jones, 66, of Terre Haute, passed away at Regional Hospital on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, following a yearlong battle with lung cancer. She was born Jan. 8, 1947, in Vigo County, the daughter of Wayne Compton and Mary Ellen Schwab.

She is survived by her three children, Kimberly Kay Dickerson and husband Brian of Coatesville, Michael Phillip Jones Jr. and wife Becky of  Greencastle, and Troy Lee Jones of Clinton; six grandchildren, Zachary Navel, Hannah Jones, Rachel Jones, Sarah Jones, Griffin Jones and Gabor Dickerson; six siblings, Bonnie Lee England and husband Frank, Sue Ellen Weger, Wayne Compton, Jeri Lynn Gilliland and husband Jon, Gary Dersch and wife Cindy, Jack Dersch and wife Joannie; many nieces and nephews; and a very special friend and ex-husband, Michael P. Jones Sr.

She is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Jill Ann Jones, uncle, Norman Schwab; brother-in-law, Pete Weger; and two nieces.

Graveside services will be at a later date.