Verneta M. Jones

Verneta M. Jones, age 92, died at her home in Garden City on Wednesday, April 8, 2020. She was born on May 12, 1927 in Garden City, the daughter of John and Freida Schwisow Schweer. She was a lifetime member of Garden City, and worked for Garden City Community College for 25 years. On August 4, 1946 she married Thomas E. Jones in Garden City.


Survivors include: two daughters, Barbara Fief of Garden City, Debby Wright of Garden City, six grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, and seven great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one daughter, Sherry Moore; one grandson, Justin Wright; two brothers and two sisters.


There will be no calling times. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, private family graveside services was held at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Garden City on April 11, 2020. Public celebration of life services will be held at a later date. Interment will be held at the Sunset Memorial Gardens in Garden City. Memorials are suggested to the Trinity Lutheran Church in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home, 620 N. Main St. Garden City, KS 67846.