Delbert E. Jones
Delbert E. Jones, 91, died Sept. 27, 2019, at his home in Scott City.
H e was born on Nov. 25, 1927, in Bigelow, the son of Earl Oli- ver and Carrie (Arbutis Parmentier) Jones.
He was a resident of Frankfort before moving to California. In 1948, he moved to Scott City.
He was a contractor, city building inspector and a farmer.
Delbert was a member of the First Christian Church, Masonic Lodge No. 284 and the Scott City Shrine Club, all in Scott City, and a Eagles Lodge member.
On Dec. 26, 1948, he married Josephine Marie Beach in Scott City. She survives.
Other survivors include one daughter, Lila Burnett, Scott City; one granddaughter, Jolene Savolt, Lawrence; two brothers, Victor Jones, Waterville, and Kenneth Jones, Frankfort; and a sister, Leona Nelson, Greeley, Colo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother.
Funeral service was held Oct. 1 at the First Christian Church, Scott City, with Pastor Steve Payne presiding.
Interment was at the Scott County Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the First Christian Church or Scott City Shriners in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home, Box 553, Scott City, Ks. 67871.