Ida E. Jones
Mrs. Ida Jones of 209 south Sixth street died at 11:40 pm
yesterday at Good Samaritan Hospital. She was 82 years and
two months old.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 pm Thursday at Myers
Chapel. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery. The body will
lie in state at Myers Chapel where friends may call after
2:00 pm tomorrow.
Mrs. Jones was born Sept. 14, 1878, in Dix, the daughter
of Allen and Francis (Raynar) Maxey.
In Mt. Vernon, on Sept. 30, 1900, she was married to
Henry W. Jones, who survives.
Other survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Walter Pilson of
this city; two sisters, Mrs. Nora Rose of Caseyville and
Mrs. Gertie Grimes of St. Louis; and a grandson, Ted Alan
Pilson of this city.
She was preceded in death by three children, two sisters,
a brother, and her parents.
Mrs. Jones was a member of Epworth Methodist Church.
Submitted by: Ken Richardson