Dorothy "Ma"


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Dorothy "Ma" Jones

Jan 23 1930 - Aug 15 2004

Mrs. Dorothy (Ma) Jones, age 74 of Melissa, Texas, passed away August 15, 2004 in Dallas. She was born January 23, 1930 in Trenton, Texas to William W. and Josa Lee Jones. She married Shelton Jones on August 30, 1946 in Paris, Texas. Mrs. Jones was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She is survived by her husband, Shelton Jones of Melissa; son, Shelton Ray Jones of Lancaster, Texas; daughters, Phyllis Jones of Garland, Texas and Barbara White of McKinney, Texas; 6 grandchildren, Kimberly Pilkinton of Anna, Texas, Jenny White of McKinney, Wendy Wooten of Indiana, Randy Jones of Dallas, Christina Mills of Dallas, and Tina Hood of Indiana; 10 great-grandchildren including Roy W. Harpole Jr. and Billy Pilkinton; brothers, Ray D. Jones of Mesquite, Texas and Benny (Bunk) Jones of Wylie, Texas; and many other family members and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, William W. Jones Jr. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 PM, Thursday, August 19, 2004, at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen. Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home.
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