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Jessie Stone

Jan 26th, 1957 - Jul 9th, 2017

​Memorial Service:  ​11 a.m. Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Frank & Bright Funeral  Home

Visitation:  ​9 - 11 a.m. Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home

Interment:  Iola Cemetery



   Jessie M. Stone, age 60, of Iola, Illinois, passed away early Sunday morning, July 9, 2017, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.

   Jessie was born January 26, 1957, in Markham, Illinois, the daughter of Jesse and Nettie (Hayes) Smith.  She married Robert Stone on April 25, 1975, in Markham, and together they shared 42 years of marriage.  In addition to caring for her family, Jessie worked at Chestnut Corner in Louisville.  She loved animals, especially dogs, and enjoyed putting jigsaw puzzles together and playing card games with family.

   Jessie is survived by her husband: Robert Stone of Iola; children: Hope Stone (fiancée Mark) of Flora, Robert Stone of Newton, and April Deck (fiancée Mike Sills) of Xenia; 7 grandchildren: Victoria, Kayla, Jessie, Mikayla, Gavin, Lillyan, and Natalya; 1 great-grandchild: Daytona; and 4 siblings: Theresa, Wanda, Lenny, and Tommy.  She was preceded in death by her parents and 1 sister: Carrie.

   A memorial service for Jessie Stone will be 11 a.m. Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora, with visitation from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday.  Interment will be in Iola Cemetery.  


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Steven &Kathy/kids Schoreck

July 10th

So sorry for your loss. You's are in our thoughts and prayers

Misty Bradham

July 10th

Prayers to u and your Family April, she's beautiful, u look just like her.

stacy&amy bullard

July 10th

sorry for your loss.we be praying for all of you.

Mary McCollough

July 11th

So sorry for your loss Bobby and family. Prayers that you may find comfort and peace at this time.

Nicola Wattles

July 11th

Sorry for your loss, Bobby and family. I hope you find comfort in the wonderful memories you have of Jessie.

Anita Dickerson

July 11th

Sorry for your loss Hope. You are in our prayers. I work with Mark

Lisa Payne

July 11th

I want to send my sympathy and prayers to Bobby and family. May God be with you and bless you during this time of sadness. I enjoyed talking to and working with Jessie she will be missed.

Dana Doty

July 12th

So sorry for your loss You all are in my thoughts and prayers

Donna McCormick

July 11th

I'm sorry to hear about Jessie. She was a sweet lady, we worked tpgether. She always had a smile for everyone she met. My prayers for you all.

Pam Garrett

July 12th

I am so sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort you during this time.

Tammy Spence Dye

July 13th

So sorry to hear about the loss of Jessie. I enjoyed working with her at Chestnut many years ago. God Bless your family at this time.



Joyce Butts
Scott & Misty Bradham
stacy&amy bullard
Cassie Lee, Arren, & Brantley Hinkle
Tammy mefford
Lenny & Gigi
Hope Stone
Julie wildbur
Rose Anderson
Donna McCormick
Trudy Zimmerman Stanford
Diana Rutland
Ryan & Jessica Muskopf
Joanne Rogers
Tammy Spence Dye
Jason & Jill Jecmen
Tammy Spence Dye


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