11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 4, 2017,
at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home
Saturday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
Doris Jean Jones, 66, of Lincoln passed away
February 27, 2017, at home surrounded by her loving
Cremation rites have been accorded by Holland Barry
& Bennett Funeral Home. A memorial gathering will be
held from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March
4, 2017, at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home.
Memorial services will follow at 1:00 p.m. also at
the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date.
Doris was born November 5, 1950, in Clinton, the
daughter of Charles and Dixie (Smith) Swingle. She
married Leslie Vernon "Vern" Jones on November 6,
1966, in Lincoln. He preceded her in death on
December 1, 2014. She retired from Lincoln Terrace
after 20 years of service. Doris was a member of the
Eagles Lodge and supported the Heart Association and
the Arthritis Foundation. She enjoyed Bingo,
collected Indians and bells, and enjoyed watching
Walker Texas Ranger, General Hospital, and Harry
Potter. Doris had a huge heart for family, even
adopting several of her children's friends as her
own. She never wanted anyone to be alone and opened
her home to everyone. She will be missed by all who
knew and loved her.
Survivors include her children Angie (Tim) Gallagher, Jeff (Linda) Jones, Missy
Simpson, Jason Jones (Jamie Eckrote), Joshua (Amanda) Jones, and Jessica Jones;
16 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Her dog Mickey and cat Bozley
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Memorial donations may be made to Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home to help
with funeral expenses.
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