Lannice Peters Jones |

Lannice Peters Jones

Lannice Peters Jones died Monday at the age of 99.

She was born in Forest City, Iowa, to Emma and George Peters on March 14, 1904.

She was married to C. Lester Jones for 70 years. They had many wonderful times on Happy Day Ranch in Emma, which they purchased 50 years ago.

Her loving and fun spirit will be remembered by her family. She leaves behind her daughters, Barbara Scott of Yachats, Ore., and Ginny Parker of Emma; her grandchildren, Kathleen Scott, Tina Scott, Shari Scott, Randy Parker and David Parker; and her great-grandchildren, Cristie Scott, Isaac Murphy, Katie J. Scott and Emily Weiser, Robbie Parker, Elizabeth Parker, Aaron Parker and Katie Parker. Lannice was preceded in death by her husband and her granddaughter, Nancy Parker-West.

In her later years she was called GiGi, and all who knew her saw her beauty of spirit and gentle nature that expressed love to all of God’s creatures.