Martha E. (Prigg) Jones

Martha E. (Prigg) Jones, 94, Anderson, died April 18, 2011 at St. Johns Health System, Anderson. She was born Jan. 15, 1917 in Madison County, Ind., and resided in Madison County all of her life.

She is survived by her son, John Michael Jones of Anderson; daughter, Linda K. Jones of New Castle; two grandchildren; four great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews, including niece, Teresa Collett of Phoenix, Arizona.

 She was preceded in death by her parents, Porter and Letha F. (Keesling) Prigg; husband, John S. Jones, Jr., whom she married Dec. 17, 1938; daughter, Helen Brown, and sister, Anna Mae Collett.

 Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. on Friday, April 22, 2011 at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd Street, Anderson.

 Services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at the funeral home, with Rev. Jane Evanstar officiating. Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery.

 Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

 Martha loved to receive flowers, especially pink carnations. If you wish to honor her memory, please consider giving a pink carnation to a loved one or someone in need.