November 10, 1928 ~ January 5, 2005

Born in: Galesburg, Illinois,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Asheville – Marilyn Jones Ingersoll, 76, died Wednesday, January 5, 2005. A native of Galesburg, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late J. Franklin and Mildred Jones. She was a former elementary school teacher. Mrs. Ingersoll was a member of First Presbyterian Church for the past 15 years and the Church Circle #3. She was a member of the Presbyterian Women, the P.E.O. Sisterhood, the Travelers Club and the Woman’s Civic Club. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, William C. Ingersoll. A funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m. Friday in First Presbyterian Church conducted by Dr. Albert G. “Pete” Peery. Entombment is scheduled for Saturday in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends following the service Friday at the church in the Powell Atrium. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 40 Church Street, Asheville, NC 28801.

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  1. Dear Bill,
    My thougths and prayers are with you. I have so many wonderful memories of Marilyn when we were growing up.
    Love, Patty

  2. Dear Mr Ingersoll and Jill, It grieved me to learn of Mrs Ingersoll’s passing but know she is in heavenly company and in no pain.
    My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family during this time of loss. I am thinking of you all and praying that you will get through this difficult time.If there’s anything I can do please let me know. She lives on in our fondest memories of her…remember her life and her love. Sincerely, Penny

  3. Dear Bill,
    My thougths and prayers are with you on the lost of your wife Marilyn. An old friend of the 1945 class. Hope to see you at our class reunion in September.

  4. Dear Bill,
    During this difficult time, may it help to know others are thinking of you and remembering you in their prayers.

    Class of ’45

  5. Dear Bill,
    We were so saddened to hear of Marilyn’s passing. She was a lovely woman and a lovely neighbor.
    Our hearts are with you in your time of grief.


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