Obituaries: Joan Pebbles

CHILLICOTHE-Joan Pebbles, 84, of Fairfield, formerly of Chillicothe and Ottumwa, died at 3:45p.m. December 20, 2016 at Parkview Care Center in Fairfield.

She was born October 7, 1932 in Shenandoah, IA to Russell L. “Casey” and Orlie Bryant Jones.  She married Loren D. “Red” Pebbles on May 1, 1965.  He preceded her in death on March 3, 1998.

She had worked in housekeeping at Ottumwa Regional Health Center for over 20 years.

Joan had been a member of Ottumwa Baptist Temple.

Surviving is her brother, Steven Jones of Bloomfield; two sisters, Karen Foster of Springfield, MO and Georgia Gray of Marshfield, MO; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Gary Jones.

Her body has been cremated and private inurnment will be in Chillicothe Cemetery.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.