Appendix 4: Obituaries of Kenneth C. Jones and Zita Shutts Jones
Obituary of Kenneth C. Jones, Des Moines Register:
Kenneth C. Jones, 76, of 2729 E. Grand Ave. died of a lung ailment Wednesday at Mercy Hospital after a two-month illness.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Simpson United Methodist Church, of which he was a member. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Mr. Jones, an engineer for the Des Moines Independent School District, was born in Monroe County and had lived in Des Moines since 1925.
He is survived by his wife, Zita; two daughters, Mrs. Arthur M. Cloud of Marshalltown and Mrs. Robert M. Junod of Sioux City; a son, Dr. Maynard L. Jones of Colfax; three brothers, Eugene A. of Waterloo, L. Keith of Minot, N.D., and Paul A. of McMinville, Ore; 12 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.
The body is at Hamilton’s Funeral Home.
Obituary of Zita H. Jones, 24 January 2004, Des Moines Register:
Zita H. Jones, 97, passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2004 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital. Services will be Saturday, January 24, at 12 p.m. at Simpson United Methodist Church. A visitation will be two hours prior to the service.
Zita was born in Hamilton, IA and was a bookkeeper for many years before retiring in 1981. She was a member of the Simpson United Methodist Church.
She is survived by twelve grandchildren, Kendra Garrett, Marna Jones-Hopkins, Jeff Jones, Todd Jones, Tammy [sic] Bible, Tom Cloud, Marla Malony [sic], Stan Junod,
Steve Junod, Sharon McKimpson, Suzie Martz and Scott Junod; 24 great grandchildren; and her daughter-in-law, Blou Jones of Prairie City.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband, Kenneth Jones; her son, Maynard Jones; and her two daughters, Shirley Cloud and Helen Junod.
Arrangements by Hamilton’s Funeral Home.