Willadean (Hays) Jones

April 3, 1927 ~ December 12, 2018 (age 91)

          Willadean Jones, 91, of Chillicothe passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe.

          Willadean was born on April 3, 1927 in Harris, Missouri to parents Noah Hays and Cora Lorene Barnes Hays. She was a graduate of Chillicothe High School.

          Willadean is survived by her daughter, Ida Thomson of Chillicothe; grandchildren, Kenneth Thomson (Angela) of Holt; Kevin Thomson of Colorado; Rebecca Gustuafson (Kevin) of North Dakota; William P. Jones; Jeremy Jones and Patrick Jones of Ash Grove; several great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

          Preceding her in death were her parents, husband William Franklin Jones, son William Jones and sister Dorine Jackson.

          Memorials in honor of Willadean may be made to Turning Point Church, they can be left at or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home, 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe, MO 64601. On line condolences may be left at

          A visitation will be held on Friday, December 14, 2018 at Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, MO from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

          A graveside service will be held Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe MO.

          Arrangements are under the care of Heritage Funeral Home.