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Susan "Sue" Cones

Susan Fay “Sue” Cones, 51, of New Paris, formerly of Fountain City, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 3, at her residence.
   She was born on September 6, 1964 in Richmond to Douglas and Edith Lybarger Nichols. Sue grew up in Fountain City and was a 1982 graduate of Northeastern High School. She married Paul Cones on October 10, 1987. They were blessed with two sons and 28 years of marriage. Sue worked in retail for many years, including 15 years at Wal-Mart. She enjoyed photography and had turned it into a business at one time in her life. She also enjoyed crocheting, reading, doing paranormal investigations, and the company of her many feline friends over the years.
   Sue will be missed by her husband, Paul; mother, Edith Nichols; sons, Brandon Cones and Devin Cones; sisters, Helen Nichols, Arline Fullerton and her husband, Al; and Sandy Collier and her husband, Darren; brother, Troy Nichols; brother-in-law, Craig Owens and his wife, Paula; and several nieces & nephews.
   Sue was preceded in death by her father, Douglas Nichols; brother, Bryan “Bean” Nichols; sister, Cindy Owens; and nephews, Christopher Fullerton and Cody James Cones.
   Sue’s life will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 8, at the Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. Interment will follow in Spring Lawn Cemetery in New Paris.
   Family and friends may gather for visitation from 2-7 p.m. on Sunday, February 7, at the funeral home.
   Memorial contributions are encouraged for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Indiana, 941 East 86th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240; James Cancer Hospital, 660 Ackerman Road, 6th Floor, PO Box 183112, Columbus, OH 43218-3112; or Reid Hospice, 1100 Reid Parkway, Richmond, IN 47374.

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Prayers to the Nichols & Cones families.  May our lord place his healing hands upon your hearts.

Mike Higgins Feb 7 2016 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss, she touched the lives of many. God holds her in his arms now.

Teresa Frantz (Davis) Feb 6 2016 12:00 AM

Sandy, Darrin, and Family - I was so so sorry to hear of Susie's passing.  My deepest sympathy goes out to the entire family.  Lisa (Railsback) Phelps

Lisa Railsback Phelps Feb 6 2016 12:00 AM

To Paul and his family. You have a sincere condolences. Prayers are with you all and Sue.

Kirkpatrick family. Feb 5 2016 12:00 AM

So Sorry for your loss. Susan is now at peace with no more pain. Will keep you all in my prayers.

Linda Amstutz (Greeter at Walmart) Feb 5 2016 12:00 AM

Paul and Family
My sincere sympathy at this difficult time. Please know that your family are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless.

Paul Lanman Feb 5 2016 12:00 AM

To the Nichols and Cones family: I am so sorry for your loss.. Susan was a wonderful person.. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Lori Toschlog Roots Feb 5 2016 12:00 AM

Condolences and hugs & prayers to the entire Nichols family.

Debi Toschlog Brim Feb 4 2016 12:00 AM

Troy, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Tammy Adams Conant Feb 4 2016 12:00 AM

Sandy and Family.. I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Darla Oler (Herron) Feb 4 2016 12:00 AM

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