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Obituary for Stephanie Jones

Ponca City Now - February 6, 2018 3:24 pm

Stephanie Lynn Jones

(February 28, 1965 – February 5, 2018)

Stephanie Lynn Jones, formerly of Blackwell, Oklahoma, died Monday, February 5, 2018, at her home in Cherokee, Oklahoma, at the age of 52 years.

Stephanie Lynn Jones was born on February 28, 1965, in Blackwell to Doyle Wayne and Peggy Jo (Parker) Stephens Sr. She grew up in Blackwell and graduated from Blackwell High School in 1983. Following her education she married Merl Allen Jones and they settled in Blackwell where he served her family as a homemaker. In 1998 she began working in the housekeeping department at Blackwell Regional Hospital and worked there for five years. In 2003, the family moved to Aline, Oklahoma, before moving to Cherokee in 2010. While in Blackwell she attended the First Baptist Church. She enjoyed collecting Coke memorabilia and being with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband Merl Jones of Aline; a daughter, Mendi Jones of Ponca City; two sons, Jessie Jones of Ponca City and Casey Jones of Aline; a brother, Wayne Stephens of Blackwell; three sisters, Michelle Harman, Connie Gardner and Carla Stephens, all of Blackwell; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A service is scheduled for noon, Tuesday, February 13th at the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Blackwell.

A memorial has been established in her honor with the Veterans of Foreign Wars in c/o Roberts and Son Funeral Home, 120 W. Padon, Blackwell, Oklahoma 74631.