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Mary Ellen Jones

July 11, 1928 — June 15, 2017

Mary Ellen Jones

JONES, MARY ELLEN, 89 of Sebring, FL, died June 15, 2017. She was born July 11, 1928 in Sebring, FL. daughter of the late, C. Brandon and Etta M Jones. A graduate of Sebring High School, Florida State University with a BS of Education along with receiving her Masters in Library Science in 1968. A member of First United Methodist church; Sebring Historical Society and a past member of Friends of the Library. Teaching career began in Sebring and then it took her to multiple states including, Kentucky, Illinois, and Colorado. She retired from Broward County Schools in June of 1993 when she returned home to Sebring. After retirement she spent time volunteering in the Sebring Public Library. Mary Ellen moved into The Palms of Sebring in 2007 where she remained until her death. She will be remembered for her love of music and books. She had a witty sense of humor and enjoyed time spent with family. She will be buried along side her parents in Pinecrest Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Charles Brandon Jones. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Peggy Jones, nephews, Dale Jones, Steve Jones, Barry (Janine) Jones; niece, Joyce Jones (Phillip) Statler; great nephews, Casey (Megan) Jones, Drew (Joanna) Jones, Michael (Cassandra) Jones, Ryan Jones and Colton Statler; Mark (Renee) Lawrence and Wesley Jones; great nieces, Krystal (Robert) Nelson, Maggie (Ryan) Chandler and Kayla Jones.

Condolences or Life Stories may be expressed in her Guestbook. Morris Funeral Chapel, Sebring, Fl.

Preceded In Death By

C. Brandon and Etta M Jones, Parents
Charles Brandon Jones, Brother

Survived By

Peggy Jones, Sister-In-Law
Dale Jones, Nephew
Steve Jones, Nephew
Barry (Janine) Jones, Nephew
Joyce Jones (Phillip) Statler, Neice
Great Nephews
Casey (Megan) Jones, Drew (Joanna) Jones,
Michael (Cassandra) Jones, Ryan Jones,
Colton Statler; Mark (Renee) Lawrence, Wesley Jones
Great Neices
Krystal (Robert) Nelson, Maggie (Ryan) Chandler, Kayla Jones


Date Of Birth: July 11, 1928
Place Of Birth: Sebring, FL.
Place Of Death: Sebring, FL.
Date Of Death: June 15, 2017


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