1919 Elizabeth 2011

Elizabeth Jones

July 26, 1919 — November 24, 2011



Elizabeth H. Jones, 92, of E. Pleasant St., passed away Thursday November 24, 2011 at Community Memorial Hospital, Skilled Nursing Facility in Hamilton.
She was born in Paisley, Scotland on July 26, 1919 a daughter of the late William and Janet (Rennie) Hughes. She was a graduate of Oneonta High School, Oneonta Normal School and did studies at Cortland College and Syracuse University. On June 28, 1941, Elizabeth was married to Emerson D. Jones in Oneonta. Mr. Jones predeceased her on December 21, 2007.
Mrs. Jones was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hamilton. She was a former member of the Seven Oaks Golf Club, the 50 Club, and Community Memorial Hospital Aux. and enjoyed playing bridge. She was active in the community and the Republican Party. Mrs. Jones taught at Hamilton Central School from 1960 until her retirement in 1977. She will always be remembered as everyone’s second grade teacher.
She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Surviving are her sons and a daughter in law, Robert E. Jones of Staten Island; Richard A. and Nancy Jones of Springfield, VA; Thomas E. Jones of Hamilton; a sister Janet Stanton of Oneonta a sister in law Peggy Hughes of Oneonta, her grandchildren, Sarah and Jon Monteux, Katie and David Jones; and several nieces, nephews and cousins including a special niece Rennie Brown of Oneonta. She was predeceased by a brother William Hughes, Jr. and a sister Jean Salada.
In keeping with Mrs. Jones wishes, all services will be private at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Morrisville Cemetery, Morrisville.
Contributions in Mrs. Jones memory may be made to the First Baptist Church P.O. Box 73, Hamilton, NY 13346 or your local Salvation Army.

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