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Eldora Gertrude Jones Back
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1873
Johnson County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1961
Pushmataha County
Oklahoma, USA

June 15, 1961


Funeral services were held at the Hazel Dell Church Saturday June 10, at 2 p.m. for Mrs. Eldora Back, J.J. McDaniel officiated.
Songs were rendered by Mrs. Ben Cheek, Mrs. Clifford Williams, Mrs. Jerry Verser, Mrs. Carl Wilson, and Mrs. J.J. McDaniel with Mrs. H.W. Bartling at the piano. Songs were "Old Rugged Cross", ‘Rock of Ages', and Abide with Me".
Mrs. Eldora Gertrude Jones Back was born October 21, 1873 in Johnson County, Iowa. She later moved to Reno County, Kansas with her parents' where she was married to Joseph Charles Back.
To this union was born four daughters and three sons all of whom are living.
Mrs. Minnie Brady, Binger, Oklahoma; Mrs. Katherine Argo, Skiatook, Oklahoma, Mrs. Annie Tapp, Antlers, Oklahoma, Henry Back, Moore, Okla., Tony Back, Findley, Okla,. Hershal Back, Findley, Okla., Mrs. Cora Crockett, Madill, Okla.
She was a member of the Methodist faith. She departed this life, June 9, 1961 at the age of 89 years, 7 months, 19 days, at the Pushmataha Hospital in Antlers, Okla,. The body was sent to Cogar, Okla. For burial in the Hazel Dell Cemetery beside her husband who receded her in death in 1934.
She leaves to mourn her passing all of her children, 21 grandchildren, 45 great grandchildren, 7 great great grandchildren, 1 brother, Charley Jones, Kingfisher Okla., 1 sister Mrs. Elda Mead, Norman, Okla. and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was a devoted mother and wife and will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
She was laid to rest in the Hazel Dell cemetery under the direction of Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Okla.
Family links: 
  Lewis Jones (1838 - 1885)
  Joseph Charles Back (1862 - 1934)
  Minnie D Back Brady (1891 - 1993)*
  Katherine M. Back Argo (1893 - 1971)*
  Carrie Lorena Jones Porter (1864 - 1917)*
  Eldora Gertrude Jones Back (1873 - 1961)
  Alvaro Lee Jones (1881 - 1944)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Unmarked grave; on Argo lots
Hazel Dell Cemetery
Grady County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Nancy Charlton
Record added: Mar 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87478702
Eldora Gertrude <i>Jones</i> Back
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