Frank Leslie Jones
Megrue-Price Funeral Home
Frank Leslie Jones, the son of Waldine and Doris (Leslie) Jones, was born on November 12, 1951 in Superior, Nebraska. He passed away on March 1, 2014 at the Brodstone Memorial Hospital in Superior, Nebraska at the age of 62 years, 3 months, 17 days.
Frank attended the Nora school and graduated from Nelson High School.
On April 7, 1972 he was united in marriage to Sandy Wehrman and this union was blessed with two daughters, Angela and Carie.
Frank lived his entire life near Nora, Nebraska. During high school he participated in football, track and rodeo, and continued to rodeo a short time after graduation. He and his brother Bud formed the Jones Bros. Rodeo Company in Nora in 1967. He team roped and competed in the first state team penning held in the state. He shared his love of livestock with his daughters while they grew up, helping them during their years in 4-H and FFA. He and his father ran the sale barns in Superior, Mankato and Red Cloud at different times throughout their careers. He had a love of cattle and traveled as far as Minnesota, Oklahoma and Missouri to purchase cattle at auctions.
He was preceded in death by his father Dean and a brother P.D. Jones.
He is survived by -
Wife: Sandy Jones of Nora, Nebraska
Mother: Doris Jones of Superior, Nebraska
Daughters: Angela Gardner and husband B.J. of Nora, Nebraska
Carie Meyers and husband Sam of Mankato, Kansas
Five grandchildren: Ella and Mia Gardner
Eve, Grant and Nathaniel Meyers
Brother: Craig Jones and wife Peggy of Elizabethton, Tennessee
Host of other relatives and friends
Graveside Memorial Services at: Nora Cemetery, Nora, Nebraska
Time of Service: Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Clergy: Fred Meyers
Inurnment: Nora Cemetery, Nora, Nebraska
Memorials to: In care of the family
Book Signing: From 9:00 am-8:00 pm on Wednesday at the Megrue-Price Funeral Home
Luncheon to follow graveside services at the Nuckolls County Fairgrounds