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Mary Frances Whitehead Jones
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1906
Hopkins County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1996
Harrison County
Texas, USA

Graveside services for Mary Frances Whitehead Jones, 90, of Marshall were held in Hallsville cemetery.

Mary Frances McDowell was born near Sulphur Springs in Hopkins County, Texas. As a child, she moved with her parents by covered wagon to Young County, Texas.

Miss Mary Frances Whitehead married Jessie Murrell Deering on 14 February 1925 at Olney, Texas and the couple moved to the Panhandle. He was a welder. Three children were born to that union: Frances Murrell, Rosemary and infant.

In 1951, Mrs. Mary Frances Deering married Emmett Jones. He preceded her in death.

She attended school in Orth, Young County, Texas. She raised her family in Pampa and Amarillo where he was a member of the Paramount Baptist Church. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star.

Survived by two daughters - Frances Murrell Downing of San Diego, CA; Rosemary Anderson of Hallsville; sister - Pauline Lowe of Olney; nine grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Homer Leslie Whitehead (1872 - 1953)
  Ruby Essie McDowell Whitehead (1878 - 1966)
  Jessie Murrell Deering (1900 - 1976)
  Emmett Andrew Jones (1895 - 1959)
  Infant Deering (1928 - 1928)*
  Mary Frances Whitehead Jones (1906 - 1996)
  Infant Son Whitehead (1909 - 1909)*
  Pauline Whitehead Lowe (1912 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Hallsville Cemetery
Harrison County
Texas, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 32.50457, -94.58091
Created by: Searchers of our Past
Record added: Mar 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66366896
Mary Frances <i>Whitehead</i> Jones
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Mary Frances <i>Whitehead</i> Jones
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Mary Frances <i>Whitehead</i> Jones
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 Added: Jun. 1, 2014

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