Willie Lee


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Willie Lee Jones

Feb 04 1945 - Dec 29 2003

Mr. Willie Lee Jones, 58, of Allen, Texas was called home Monday, December 29, 2003 at the VA Hospital in Dallas, Texas. He was born February 4, 1945 in Allen to the parentage of Herbert Lee and Johnnie Lee Jones. Willie lived in Allen for 58 years. He married Margaret Jo Turner, his childhood friend. After serving in the U.S. Army, Willie returned home and built his first home, where they raised 2 children. He worked for the Allen Lumber Company for several years, before joining the staff at the Lewisville Post Office where he retired in 2000. He lived his life in true happiness and all that knew him loved and appreciated him. He never complained and remained happy even through his severe illness. Mr. Jones is survived by his wife of 35 years Margaret Jo Jones of Allen; children, Patricia Jones and Dianna Jones both of Allen; grand children, Christopher Lee Jones, Gabrielle Jones and Adrianna Jones; brothers and sisters, Thelma Hall, Herbert Jones, Jr., Jewell Chappell, Linda Jones all of Allen, Annie Allen of McKinney, Betty Thomas, Beulah Hickson, George Jones, Billy K. Jones, Mary Alice Batchway, Ralph Paul Jones all of Plano, Zenford Jones of Dallas, Carolyn Johnson of Ft. Worth and John Howard Jones of Louisiana; and a host of other extended family and close friends. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 3, 2004, at 12:00 PM at the Shiloh Baptist Church 920 14th Street Plano, Texas 75074. A wake will be held Friday, January 2, 2004 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen.
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