Carolyn J. Jones, 89, of Columbia City, IN and having relatives in Huntington County, died Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 at 8:17 p.m. at Parkview Whitley Hospital.
Mrs. Jones graduated from New Haven High School in 1943. She was employed at Lincoln Life Insurance for 25 years, retiring in 1979. She then worked at the Otis Bowen Center for six years. She was a member of Eagle Quest Church and American Legion Post 240 Auxiliary in Avilla.
She was born July 19, 1924 in Kendallville to Cyril G. and Audrey M. Lawson Kollman. She married Owen B. Craig and he preceded her in death. She then married Kenneth E. Jones in 1975. He survives.
Additional survivors include two daughters, Sharon S. Bowman, of Milwaukee, WI and Mickey Ann (Michael M.) Davis, of Roanoke; two sons, Owen B. (Kay L.) Craig Jr. and J. Mark (Linda L.) Craig, both of Columbia City; three step daughters, Donna M. Davis, of Phoenix, AZ, Constance L. Marshall, of Mesa, AZ, and Sarah E. Rider, of Columbia City; 16 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several step great-grandchildren.
Calling is Friday, Dec. 13 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City. A funeral service is Saturday, Dec. 14, at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Nolt Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be made to Eagle Quest Church.