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Kathryn Jones

Monday, November 11, 2002

EAST PRAIRIE - Kathryn Jones, 90, died at 7:30 a.m. Nov. 10, 2002, at the Bertrand Nursing Facility.

Born Feb. 26, 1912, in Roxton, Texas, daughter of the late Reverdy and Allie Belle Winfrey McCune, she lived in East Prairie most of her life, where she was a member of the First Baptist Church. She was also affiliated with the Woodmen of the World Society and farmed with her husband for many years in the Anniston area.

On Aug. 12, 1939, at Seminole, Texas, she married Thomas Orlie Jones who preceded her in death on June 1, 1970.

Also preceding her in death were one sister, Luella Poole Bowers; and four brothers, Elbert McCune, Burnette McCune, Thomas McCune and Nezbitte Robinette.

Survivors include: two nieces, Kathryn Riggs of Henderson, Ky., and Mary Eakley of Stigler, Okla.; and three sisters-in-law, Evelyn Upton of East Prairie, who was her caregiver, and Ruth Hubbert and Edith Robinson of Jackson.

Visitation is from 11 a.m. Tuesday until service time at 2 p.m. at Shelby Funeral Home. Aubrey Wilson, minister of the Church of Christ in East Prairie, will officiate.

Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery near Charleston.