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Geraldine Jones

Thursday, February 21, 2008

Born 7-30-1924 -- Died 2-10-2008

Geraldine Virginia Dal-rymple Jones of Wideman, Ark., daughter of the late John Marvin Dalrymple and Annie Kankey Dalrymple, was born July 30, 1924, in Wideman. She died Feb. 10, 2008, in Calico Rock, Ark., at the age of 83.

She was united in marriage to Gamelliel Jones on Nov. 6, 1948, in Oxford, Ark. She was a homemaker and of the Methodist faith.

She is survived by: two daughters and one son-in-law, Margaret and Russell Wilson of Little Rock and Melissa Jones of Mammoth Spring, Ark.; one siter, Armilda Trotter of Springfield, Mo.; two grandsons, Mitchell Wilson and Marshall Wilson of Little Rock, Ark.; four caregivers, Crystal Kimble, Nanette Kimble, Carol Beavers and Phyllis Bixby; and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by: her parents; her husband; one brother, Paul Dalrymple; four sisters, Eunice Mullin, Ruth Butler, Ethel Helm and Arah Jennings.

Graveside funeral services were held Feb. 13 at the Wideman Cemetery with Eric Wildhagen officiating. Burial followed at Wideman Cemetery.

The funeral arrangements were under the direction of Eddie's Family Funeral Home in Calico Rock.

Pallbearers were: Harold Culp, Brian Dee Palmer, Winston Townsend, David Townsend, Darrell Ball, Gary Jones and Gordon Owens.

Memorials may be made to Wideman Cemetery, c/o Bancorp South, Melbourne, AR 72556.