Clela Irene Jones, 92, of Waveland, passed away February 26, 2018 at Ben Hur Health and Rehabilitation. She was born on November 14, 1925 in Waveland, to the late Evan and Verna (Crane) Bannon. On January 26th, 1946 she married Carl Norman Jones. He passed away June 27th, 2006.
Clela graduated from Crawfordsville High School in 1944. She was a homemaker, enjoying sewing, gardening, reading, researching family genealogy, and spending time with her family. She was a member of the Browns Valley Baptist Church and the Raymond Todd American Legion Auxiliary Post 323.
She is survived by her daughters: Shelia Sorrels, Rockville, Kelly (John) Steelsmith, Waveland, nine grandchildren, and thirteen great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three sons; Clyde Jones, Richard Jones, Denny Jones, brother, Richard Bannon, and sister Evelyn Farley.
Funeral Service will be 10:00 AM Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Machledt & Servies Funeral Home 301 East Green Street Waveland, Indiana 47989 with Pastor Ken Green officiating. Burial will follow in Freedom Cemetery. Friends may gather for visitation on Wednesday, February 28th from 4:00-7:00 PM.