Our devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, Shirlee Jean Burris Jones, age 75, passed away peacefully on September 3, 1998 surrounded by those who loved her dearly.
She was born February 19, 1923 in Salt Lake City to Edward Burris and Blanche Davis Burris. Married Col. Leroy Jones on April 5, 1941 in Farmington, Utah. Member of the LDS church. Served as a volunteer at Cottonwood Hospital and was an avid bowler and loved to golf and travel. Member of Air Force Officers Wives Club and Homebuilders Auxiliary.Survived by husband; daughters, Shirleen (Marvin) Hendrickson and Cathy (Don) Auxier, all Salt Lake area; sister, Bernice Plummer, NYC; grandchildren, Troy, David, Kelle, and Amy.
A special thanks to the friends and staff of Willowood Care Center for their tender loving care of Shirlee.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday,
September 9th, 1998 at 11 a.m., Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 So. State St., where friends may call Tuesday 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday 10-10:50 a.m. Interment, Murray City Cemetery.
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