|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 26, 2012|
Emily Lee Jones, M.D.
SHREVEPORT, LA - Funeral services celebrating the life of Emily Lee Jones, M.D. will be held at Rose-Neath Marshall Street Chapel, Monday, January 30, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. with interment to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Hewitt Cemetery in Snake Ridge, Louisiana.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, January 29,2012 at the funeral home.
The daughter of Rufus Long and Emily Lee Choat Jones, Dr. Emily Lee Jones was born in Richland Parish (Snake Ridge), Louisiana on July 12, 1929 and passed away Thursday, January 26, 2012.
Dr. Jones was a graduate of Wisner High School, LSU Baton Rouge, and LSU School of Medicine New Orleans 1954. She had a successful OB/GYN practice in Shreveport/Bossier City for 50 years, being one of the first female doctors in Northwest, Louisiana.
She enjoyed raising cattle and horses on her farm in Springridge, Louisiana for many years. She had a great love for all animals and especially her poodles.
Emily was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, William and Henry Jones; four sisters, Sallie Frey, Dorothy Martin, Gladys Cruse, Jerry Kennerly.
She is survived by numerous loving nieces and nephews whose lives were all greatly enriched and influenced by her generosity and love.
She is remembered and loved by many colleagues, patients, family and friends.
Rufus Long Jones (1887 - 1969)
Emily Choat Jones (1892 - 1950)
Rufus Lee Jones (1918 - 1921)*
Nellie Pearl Jones (1925 - 1925)*
Emily Lee Jones (1929 - 2012)
Created by: John Andrew Prime
Record added: Jan 28, 2012
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