Donna Jean Jones

October 28, 1957June 5, 2018

Donna Jean Jones, 60, of Rushville, Indiana earned her angel winds on June 5, 2018. She was born on October 28, 1957, in Greensburg, Indiana. She was the daughter of Harold “Bud” and Shelby “Jean” Fortner Jones. Survivors include: sons, Joe (Crystal) Wright and Jeremy (Brandy) Redd of Milford, sisters, Kelly Jones Shepard and Melody Jones, brother, Harold “Bruce” Jones. She has 5 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 17 nieces and nephews, and several great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father Harold “Bud” Jones, mother, Shelby “Jean" Fortner Jones, brother-in-law, James William Shepard, great grandchild, Leighton Hayes. Donna was living with her niece Cassie (Collie) Foust of Rushville; she was taking care of her. Donna loved playing Yahtzee and bingo. She loved animals and birds were her favorite. She also loved watching the Walking Dead, reading, and coloring. She loved being outside and always had to have her Pepsi to drink. She was a member of the Milford Baptist Church. She also loved listening to music. A Memorial Service for family and friends will be held at the Milford Baptist Church in Milford on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm. Rev. Leroy Reed will be officiating. Memorial contributions can be made to the Milford Baptist Church. Online condolences can be made to the family at


  • Harold "Bud" Jones, Father
  • Shelby "Jean" Jones, Mother
  • Joe (Crystal) Wright, Son
  • Jeremy (Brandy) Redd, Son
  • Kelly Shepard, Sister
  • Melody Jones, Sister
  • Harold "Bruce" Jones, Brother
  • James William Shepard, Brother-in-law
  • Leighton Hayes, Great Grandchild
  • Cassie (Collie) Foust, Niece
  • Donna is also survived by five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, 17 nieces and nephews, and several great-nieces and nephews.

  • Milford Baptist Church


  • Memorial Service Saturday, June 9, 2018

Donna Jean Jones

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Tony Griesehop

June 7, 2018

I have known the Jones family most of my life. Went to school with Donna. Very sorry for your loss.

Sandy Cain

June 7, 2018

Remember her growing up in Milford her and my sister Kathy were best friends played everyday together. She was a sweet little girl . So sorry for her families loss I know she will be missed . Sympathy from Charlene Sandy, Kathy, Bruce, and Steve.