Peggy (Margaret) Jones passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born Sept 7, 1921 the youngest of four children born to loving parents Jim and Rose McInnes.
Peggy grew up on the family farm near Rokeby, Saskatchewan and took her education at the Pebble Lake School. She married Leonard Jones of Bangor on Feb 12, 1941 in Yorkton, SK and during the first few years of her marriage moved with him to various locations in Canada, while he received his army training.
Peggy was a devoted wife, loving mother and a strong supporter of Leonard and her children in a variety of 4-H Clubs- Beef, Light Horse, Garden Club and Homecraft Club. She served on the Marwin School Board, the Morris Lodge Board, and was a dedicated member of the Legion Ladies Auxiliary.
Left to mourn her passing and celebrate her long and very blessed life are her six children, Marian Morris, Lillian (Grant) Mehling, Tom (Eleanor) Jones, Jim (Elsie) Jones, Joy Lynn Popowich and Chuck (Liz) Jones. She also leaves twelve grandchildren, twenty-two great grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren, sister-in-law Irene Blacoe and many nieces and nephews.
Peggy was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Leonard, on March 31, 1998, her parents, Jim and Rose McInnes, parents-in-law Evan and Emily Jones, brother Bill (Kay) McInnes, sisters Ruby Buckle and May Glass, her sister-in-law, Hilda (Clayton) White and brothers-in-law Bill Blacoe, Wesley Buckle, Leonard Reid and Bob Glass, sons-in-law Ron Popowich and Vern Morris.
A funeral service will be held for Peggy on Saturday, June 9 at 2 pm from the Chapel of Christie's Funeral Home.
Should friends so desire, donations in memory of Margaret may be made to the MS Society or to the Charity of One's Choice.
MS Society of Canada
150 Albert Street, Regina SK S4R 2N2