Aug. 21, 1938-March 31, 2006

Monday, April 3, 2006

Marie Jones, 68, Putnamville, died Friday at Mill Pond health Campus.

Born in Tennessee, she was the daughter of Earl Spears and Cova (Hatcher) Spears-Simpson.

She married James Jones. He preceded her in death.

She worked in production at P.R. Mallory, Inc., for 33 years, retiring in 2004. She was a member of the Putnamville United Methodist Church.

Survivors include sons Robert D. Stwalley and wife Sheila, Greencastle, and Gary A. Stwalley, Greencastle; sisters Barbara Gibson and husband Kenny, Fillmore, Mildred Stephenson and husband Mike, Stilesville; brother Walter J. Simpson, Plainfield; five grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, son Ricky Stwalley, grandson Eric Stwalley, and sisters Thelma K. Layton and Betty J. Miller.

Services will take place at 2 p.m. Monday at the Forest Hill Cemetery with Rev. Patrick Pistelli officiating. There will be no visitation.

Contributions may be made to the Putnamville United Methodist Church or flowers may be sent to 117 E. Berry St., Greencastle.