Obituary: Nancy Jones


Nancy L. Jones, 74, of Davenport, died Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Davenport. Due to COVID, there will be no immediate services, and a Celebration of Life will be held in the summer of 2021. The Runge Mortuary, Davenport, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Nancy Prachar was born July 4, 1946, in Davenport, the daughter of Gilbert and Helen (Whitaker) Prachar.

She married Robert Jones on Sept. 22, 1973.

Survivors include her husband; her children, Todd (Susan) Saldivar, Marietta, Ga., Jennifer (Dave) Jones-Gahagan, William Jones, and Heather (Joel) Jones, all of Davenport; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a brother, Charles (Gedone) Prachar of Florida.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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