A. Jones, 89, of Sharon-Weldon Rd., Masury, died in Sharon General
Hospital at 7 p.m. yesterday [22 Aug 1956].
who spent all of his life in this area, was the sixth oldest member of the
Brotherhood of Railroad Trainsmen, an organization with a membership of
225,000 in the United States and Canada. He was the last living
charter member of local Lodge 521.
Born in Hickory Township on
Nov. 5, 1866, he was the son of James and Mary Titus
Jones. He was a retired Erie Railroad conductor.
Besides his wife, the former Bertha
Rodgers, he leaves four sons, William Walter
Jones, Transfer, James B. Jones, Sharpsville,
Gerald W. Jones, Masury; and Paul
Jones, Detroit; two daughters, Mrs. Florence
James, Masury and Mrs. Martha Lett,
Ecorse, Mich.; a sister, Mrs. Jesse Shull,
Masury; 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
August 23, 1956