Monday, October 12, 2020

Betty Lou (Pence) Jones (October 7, 2020)

Betty Lou (Pence) Jones, 94, of Greenville, Ohio, formerly of Ansonia, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at Versailles Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Versailles, Ohio.

She was born on September 8, 1926, in Greenville, to the late William Pence and Mary (Brewer) Williams.

In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Jones, Jr., whom she married on January 6, 1944; her son, Rick Jones; her grandchildren, Deanna Jones and Michael Brooks; and her siblings, Eileen Byrum and Bill Pence.

Betty was a homemaker for her entire life and her family meant the world to her. She loved spending time with her family and cherished every moment she had with her them. It was not uncommon to see Betty spoiling her grandchildren, and she even enjoyed attending their sporting events and other extracurricular activities. Betty loved to cook and bake and was known for her famous Apple Pie. Later in life, Betty enjoyed going fishing with her husband, Paul, in Canada and in Michigan.

Betty is survived by her daughter, Kathy Brooks and her husband, Bruce, of Greenville; her daughter-in-law, Kay Jones of Ansonia, Ohio; her grandchildren, Darrell Jones and his wife, Erin, of Ansonia, Jeff Brooks and his wife, Kimberli, of Lebanon, Ohio, and Dan Brooks and his wife, Giovanna, of Hilliard, Ohio; her great grandchildren, Amanda Earick and her husband, Kaleb, Megan Jones, Austin and Sawyer Brooks, and Harrison Brooks; her great-great grandson, Landon Earick; and her brothers-in-law, Jack Jones of Waynesville, Ohio and Gene Byrum of Union City, Indiana.

A graveside service will take place at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at Greenville Township Memorial Gardens with Pastor Roger Emerson officiating.

The family has entrusted Tribute Funeral Homes with the final arrangements.

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