Claire B. Jones died Oct. 17, 2014 at the age of 85. She was born in Jerome, Idaho to Bradley and Essie Beall.
Mrs. Jones, a school bus driver in Sacramento, enjoyed fishing and hunting, and loved finding a good bargain.
She was preceded in death by her two brothers, Robert and Buddy, two sisters, Edith Kimzey and Attice Johnson.
Mrs. Jones is survived by her husband of 64 years, Virgil of Madera; sister Donna Jean Kimnetz of Woodland; children Denman Byram and spouse Janis of Alaska, Diane Flissinger and husband Barry of Citrus Heights, Terry Jones of Madera, and Cindy McCall of Raymond; 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Services have already been held.