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Franklin L. Jones

6/14/1947 - 2/14/2020

CHILLICOTHE~ Franklin Lee Jones, 72, of Chillicothe, passed away at 1:36 a.m. Friday, February 14, 2020 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

He was born June 14, 1947 in Peoria to James Paul and Erma Bonita (Geer) Jones. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, Robert, Paul, James, Loren and two sisters, Bonita, Ruth.

Surviving are three sisters, Sharon (Edward) Platt of Washington, Judy (Tom) Lane of Marquette Heights, Linda (Rick) Hamblin of Creve Coeur; one brother, William Jones of Pekin; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews; and many friends at Crable Court Community Workshop and Training.

Cremation rites have been accorded, there will be no services.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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