Barbara Fowler Jones passed away Friday, April 5, 2013 in Oregon City, Ore. after years of being afflicted with Alzheimer's.
She was born April 21, 1927 to Forrest and Glen Fowler in Elk Creek, Calif.
She married Fred Jones March 16, 1947 in Yreka, Calif. He preceded her in death June 16, 1990. They moved to Ashland, Ore in 1953 where she was a housewife and mother to their three children Beverly, Ron (wife Yvonne), and Jon (wife Lynelle).
Her charities included March of Dimes and Cancer Society in the 1960s, and she later worked with Meals on Wheels. In 1999 she won the Jackson County Community Service Award for her work with Meals on Wheels. She was also active in PTA and home extension for many years. A Christian, she and her husband attended the First United Methodist Church and later, the Church of Christ and Ashland Christian Fellowship.
She leaves behind a sister, Bonnie Collins; a brother, Bud Fowler; various nieces and nephews; her children; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and a brother, Donald Fowler.
Her funeral service will be Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home in Ashland, Ore. All who knew her are invited to attend.
Arrangements by Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland, Ore., www.litwillersimonsen.com.