Kathryn D. Jones, 84, of Foreman, Ark.


Kathryn D. Jones, 84, of Foreman, Ark., died Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Wilson N. Jones Hospital in Sherman, Texas.

She was born August 28, 1934, in Duncan, Okla. Kathryn attended Haworth High School and married Joel Jones on July 13, 1962, in Idabel, Okla. She worked at GTE, E-Systems, Texas Instruments, and was a homemaker. Kathryn truly lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures; drinking coffee on the porch, traveling with her husband of nearly 57 years, spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Kathryn had a smile that lit up any room and warmed every heart.

Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her parents, Adrian “Pete” and Elizabeth “Beth” Oglesby; and a granddaughter.

She is survived by her husband, Joel; children, Andrea (Tom) Billingsley, Linda Gauldin, Steve Williams, Jacque (Brian) Chapin, Randy (Kathy) Jones and Jennifer (Chris) Williams. She was blessed with 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a great-great grandson.

Graveside memorial services were held Saturday, June 1, 2019, in the Piney Cemetery with Dale Oglesby officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in De Queen, Ark.