In Memory

Afton Jones (Cushing)

Deceased June 1, 2009.  Verified. Spoke with her 4/15/09.  Spouse is Dick. Friend of Arlene Anderson Coonradt.  Afton Jones Cushing 1942 ~ 2009 Afton Jones Cushing, 66, passed away from pancreatic cancer June 1, 2009 in Murray, Utah. She was born June 30, 1942 in Provo, Utah to Lester Hyrum and Ruth Hanna Lewis Jones. Married Richard B. Cushing in Las Vegas, NV on Nov. 25, 1977. She worked as an executive secretary for Kennecott and Beckton-Dickinson. She attended BYU and was a lifelong BYU football fan, and she was a devoted animal lover. Survived by her husband, Richard; sons, Bryan (Brenda) and Mark (Blindy); daughter, Megan (Dave) Narajowski; and five grandchildren. Preceded in death by a brother, Max Jones. Graveside services will be held Friday, June 5, 2009 at 11 a.m. at the Crescent Cemetery, 11100 So. State St., Sandy.