Phyllis Jean Mustard Jones, a resident of Chapman Valley Manor in Chapman, KS, passed away at Geary Community Hospital in Junction City, KS on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at the age of 82.
Phyllis was born June 17, 1930 at rural Chapman, KS. Her parents were Clyde H. and Nellie O. Braden Jarrard. She attended Kellogg Grade School District #3, and she graduated from Chapman High School with a Normal Degree in the Class of 1948. She taught for 60 years in Dickinson and Geary Counties in grade schools and middle schools, as a teacher and counselor, retiring in 1990. For 10 years, she taught for Cloud County Community College, at the Head Start in Junction City, KS, and she also taught square dancing and line dancing.
She was married to Donald Mustard and he preceded her in death in 1962. She was married to Robert D. Jones on June 1, 1966 at the Sutphen Mill Christian Church at rural Chapman, KS. She was a member of the Sutphen Mill Christian Church, the Barnabus Circle, and the Church Women. She had been a board member of Big Lakes in Manhattan, KS, a member of the K.N.E. A., and had been a sponsor of the Kayettes for 40 years at the middle school in Junction City, KS.
She is survived by her husband Robert, four grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son Donald E. Mustard, one daughter Dayla Obee, and two sisters Roberta Hannan and Donna Robertson.
Funeral services will be held at the Londeen Funeral Chapel, 206 W. 5th, Chapman, KS on Monday, April 8, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. Andrew Kvasnica will officiate. Burial will be at the Sutphen Mill Christian Cemetery, 3007 Quail Road, northwest of Chapman, KS. The family will receive friends at the Londeen Funeral Chapel in Chapman, KS Sunday evening, April 7, 2013 from 6:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. The Londeen Funeral Chapel will be open for visitation Sunday afternoon beginning at 1:00 P.M.
Memorials may be given to the Sutphen Mill Christian Church. Memorials may be sent in care of the Londeen Funeral Chapel, Box 429, Chapman, KS 67431.
(This obituary was written and paid for by the family of Phyllis Jean Mustard Jones)