Rocky Point Cemetery Rains Co, Cemeteries of TX

Submitted by Elaine Nall Bay

Rains Co. Leader
June 9, 1926
Grandma Jones Died Last Sunday Night
Mrs. Mary E. Jones, aged 81 years, 3 months and 1 day, died at the home of her son, Mr. J.O. Jones of the Rocky Point Community, 3 miles south of Emory Sunday night, after an illness of some duration being unconscious the past 2 weeks and her remains were buried in the Rocky Point Cemetery, REv. C.M. Martin of this place conducting the services. Grandma Jones as she was known in the neighborhood was the mother of 4 children, 2 of whom survive her, namely J.O. Jones and Mrs. L.O. Power, both on route 3, from Emory, besides many other relatives and friends. Grandma Jones was a Christian being lady, member of the Methodist Church and was a bible student as long as she could read. The family extends sincere appreciation to the neighbors and friends who were so loayl and helpful in caring for her in her last days.