Jones, Betty R., Alma, Michigan


Went to be with her Lord, on Sunday, June 21, 2015. Age 78 years. Betty was born June 6, 1937 in Lansing the only daughter of Chester and Grace (Bradley) Ball. She graduated from Alma High School with the class of 1956. Betty married Les Jones on June 15, 1957 at the East Superior Christian Church in Alma. Betty was a member of the First Church of God in Alma and helped run the kitchen and hospitality group at church. She had volunteered at the Alma Hospital. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, wintering in Florida, camping, walking with the dogs, doing ceramics, scuba diving, and shopping with her special friends. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. She is survived by her husband Les of Alma, children Pam (Tom) Jeppesen of Stanton, Pastor Russ (Marsha) Jones of Wolverine, Teri (Forest) Pressnell of Max Meadows, VA., Rick (Carrie) Jones of Alma, 10 grandchildren, Jared, Zach, Nicole, AmyJo, Crystal, Brandon, Kayla, Amanda, Alyssa, Allie, a great granddaughter Adelaide and another on the way. Betty was preceded in death by her parents and brothers Bob, Dick, Duane and Gerald Ball. Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 3 p.m. at the First Church of God with Pastors Steve Wimmer and Russ Jones officiating. Interment will be in Wright Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until time of service at the church. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the First Church of God. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Lux-Moody-Wolfel Funeral Home, Alma. To leave a condolence for the family, visit www.luxfuneralhomes.com.