Mrs. Geraldine Mae Norland Jones, age 83, Burlington, North Carolina, died Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Burlington Manor after several weeks of failing health.
Geraldine was born April 7, 1929 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, she was the daughter of the late Oscar Bruno and Margaret Eleanor Norland and was married for over 24 years to Harold Howard Jones, who died in 1970. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse and retired from the Medical Center of Independence, Missouri. She was of the Methodist Faith.
Mrs. Jones is survived by her daughter, Lynn Hale and her husband, Charles B., of Burlington, and a daughter-in-law, Sharon West and her husband, John of Belton, Missouri, niece Margaret Wade and her husband, Lance, and a nephew David Nickolaus and wife, Nancy. Geraldine was preceded in death by her husband; parents; a son Gary B. Jones; two sisters, Clarice Caldwell and Marquerite McCauley; and five brothers, Morris Nordland, Franklin, Lloyd, Wayne, and Ethan Norland.
A memorial graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Nodaway Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Maryville, Missouri. The family will recieve friends from 5-7 PM, Friday evening, March 29, at the Price Funeral Home, Maryville.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, North Carolina 27215, the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org, or to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America at www.alzfdn.org.