Ruth E. Heckart-Jones, 83, of Chillicothe, Mo., passed away Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Indian Hills Nursing Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

Ruth E. Heckart-Jones, 83, of Chillicothe, Mo., passed away Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Indian Hills Nursing Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

Ruth was born June 6, 1928, in Independence, Mo. She was married November 29, 1971, in Miami, Okla., to Clifford R. Jones, who preceded her in death along with her parents, Reuel and Margurite Heckart; two brothers and three sisters.

Survivors include children, Mary Miller of Liberty, Mo., Candice Kennedy of Chillicothe, Mo., Linda Nolan of Meadville, Mo., and Rick Jones and his wife, Kim, of Belton, Mo.; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sisters, Doris Ruhnke and her husband, Wilmer, of Fairbury, Neb., and Nancy L. Smith of Independence, Mo.

Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. today, March 27, at Swan Lake Memorial Park, Grain Valley, Mo.

Arrangements: Chapel of Memories Funeral Home, 816-463-4030.

 

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