News and Tribune

July 5, 2013

Beatrice A. DeWeese-Jones

70; of Sellersburg

— Funeral services for Beatrice A. DeWeese-Jones 70, of Sellersburg, will be at 1 p.m. Monday, July 8, at Garr Funeral Home, Sellersburg, with burial in Sellersburg Cemetery. She died Thursday, July 4, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family. 

She retired from the Census Bureau, was a member of the Sellersburg United Methodist Church and the Elks Lodge 270, New Albany.

Survivors include a son, Harold “Sonny” Jones Jr. and his wife, Trish, of Floyds Knobs; daughters, Debbie Beach, of New Albany, Barbara Fields, of Clarksville, and Sondra Duffy and her husband, Todd, of Bennettsville; sisters, Catherine Hoffman, of Louisville, Becky Jackson, of Sellersburg, and Diana Verrick, of New Albany; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

 She was preceded in death by her parents, Grover and Julia “Sally” DeWeese.

 Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, and after 11 a.m. Monday, at the funeral home.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Gentiva Hospice, 391 Quartermaster Court, Jeffersonville,IN 47130.

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