Former Hastings resident, Elsie Violet Jones, 103, of Gladewater, Texas
died Thursday, October 13, 2005 at Gladewater Nursing Home, Gladewater,
Services will be Monday, October 17, 2005; 1:00 P.M. at First United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. William E. Deahl, Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery, Hastings, Nebraska.
Mrs. Jones was born August 9, 1902 in Loveland, Colorado to Torrey S. & Flora A. (Farrington) Woodard. In 1921, she married John ‘Carl’ Jones in Pauline, Nebraska and he preceded her in death on October, 26, 1986. She moved from the Pauline, Blue Hill, Nebraska area to Hastings, Nebraska in 1941. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and the Women’s Society, both in Hastings, Nebraska. In 1995, she moved to Gladewater, Texas to be with her daughter, Gloria J. Hale.
Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her parents, husband, John ‘Carl’, daughters, Lois Jones Ayer & Gloria J. Hale, son-in-law, Gordon E. Ayer, son, LaVern C. Jones, four brothers, three sisters and a granddaughter, Patricia Jones McIntyre.
Son & Daughter-in-law: Gale D. & Shirley Jones - Gig Harbor, WA
Son-in-law: William O. Hale - Gladewater, TX
Daughter-in-law: Wilma Jones - Hastings, NE
3 Step Grandchildren
18 Great Grandchildren
4 Step Great Grandchildren
2 Great-Great Grandsons
1 Step Great-Great Granddaughter
Memorial may be given to First United Methodist Church
VISITATION: Sat. 10-15-05; 5pm-9pm
Sun. 10-16-05; 1pm-9pm with family present 7pm-9pm
Mon. 10-17-05; 1 hr. prior to service at the church
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