Dateline: February 21, 2008
Margaret Jones, 94, died Friday, February 15, 2008, in
services were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 18, 2008, at The
Chapel at Fairview Cemetery in Memphis with Rev. Darrell Burton, Pastor of
the Martin Baptist Church in Clarendon, officiating. Burial was held at
Fairview Cemetery in Memphis. Services were under the arrangement of
Robertson Funeral Directors.
was born February 11, 1914, in Delta County, to Oscar and Nancy Ragsdale
Cockerham. She married Grady B. Jones on April 2, 1931, in Hollis, Okla.
She had been a resident of Clarendon since 1932. She loved to quilt. She
also loved family gatherings and loved to cook for the gatherings. She was
a Baptist. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
was preceded in death by her husband, Grady on November 4, 2005; her
parents; three sons; two daughters; two brothers; and numerous
grandchildren and great grandchildren.
include three sons, Grady B. Jones, Jr. and wife Sue of Big Sandy, Troy
Eugene Jones and wife Carol of Amarillo, and Bobby Ray Jones of Chandler;
numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren;
and 1 great-great-great grandchild.
lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be to Medical Center Nursing
Home, PO Box 1007, Clarendon, Texas 79226.
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