Margaret Jones

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Margaret Jones

April 05, 1945 - February 14, 2019

Margaret Jones Margaret V. "Sammie" Jones, age 73, of Duenweg, Mo., passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2019, at the Joplin Health & Rehab. Margaret, daughter of the late Bill and Mary Mable (Bird) Tate, was born on April 5, 1945, in Joplin.
She was a lifelong resident of the Joplin area and retired from Loizer. She also managed and operated the foosball hall of Duenweg for several years.
She was united in marriage to Silver King Jones, who preceded her in death. Together they had three children, Cory, Butch, and Ginger. She was a dedicated mother and grandmother, enjoying time with her family.
Survivors include two sons, Cory Jones and Amanda Hance, of Duenweg, and Butch Jones, and his wife, Michelle, of Joplin; one daughter, Ginger Johnson and her husband, John, of Purcell; three brothers, James Tate, Billy Tate, both of Joplin, and Carl Tate, of Miami, Okla.; one sister, Janey Cole, of Vinita, Okla; 11 grandchildren, Jenn Sutliff, Brandon Jones, Whitney Jones, Jessica Johnson, Kari Dietrich, Colton Johnson, Samuel Jones, Gwen Jones, Audrey Jones, Layton Jones, and Aiden Jones; five great-grandchildren, Payton Jones, Avery Phillips, Riley Phillips, Adalyn Goff, and Emerson Dietrich; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and Mr. Jones, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Vernon Tate and Thurman Tate.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 19, at 2 p.m. at the Mason-Woodard Mortuary, in Joplin, with burial to follow at the Fidelity Cemetery near Carthage. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 19th, beginning at 1 p.m. until service time at the mortuary.
Published on February 15, 2019
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Lisa Royster
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