Delores Marie (Jones) Huxman

Delores Marie Jones Huxman, 91, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, at Grisell Memorial Hospital.

She was born July 31, 1929, near Hackberry to A. Dale and Edna Jones. She attended school in Utica and Pueblo, Colo.

She married Ronald Gene Huxman on Jan.18, 1948. He preceded her in death. While attending in Pueblo, she worked at Sears and Roebuck Company. After graduation, she returned to Utica to work in her cousin’s store. They lived on the family farm North of Arnold. She drove a school bus for USD 302, Ransom for many years.

Survivors include a sister-in-law, Bobbie Jones, Colorado; her children, Craig (Kay) Huxman , Oklahoma City, Karri Smith, Ransom; Brent (Brenda) Huxman, Topeka, and Kami (Ron) Smith, Palmer; her grandchildren; great-grandkids; and many friends and relatives.

She was preceded in death by a grand daughter, Melissa.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church, Arnold; burial in Arnold Cemetery.

Viewing will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ness City.

Memorials are suggested to Grisell Memorial Long Term Care in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Posted online on November 24, 2020