|Birth: ||Aug. 16, 1903|
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 1979|
Ardner married Willie Ruth Rooks on August 13, 1927. 2 children: Boyce Preston Jones & Mary Ethel Jones Johnson. Ardner worked for Butler Brick & the family lived on the brick yard in the 1930's & 1940's. After WWII, they moved into Elgin, where Willie worked for many years at Fleming Memorial Hosp. & Ardner had "Jones' Place" on Main Street.
Within the Family Plot are Ardners' sister, Lula, & her husband, Louis Leslie "Bob" Dunbar, & daughter Mary Ethel Jones Johnson.
Ardner was the youngest son of Buck Jones & Alice Scott 6 children. Nothing is yet known of Buck's ancestry, or arrival in Bastrop Co. Research continues.
Ardner's mother, Alice Scott was the youngest daughter of David Scott & Elizabeth Standifer. David's parents were Henry & Martha (LNU) Scott. Elizabeth's widowed mother was Elizabeth James Standifer. Brothers were James W. Standifer, William Bailey Standifer & Jacob Littleton Standifer. Henry Scott & Elizabeth James Standifer (with families) arrived from Franklin Alabama in 1829, as part of Stephen F Austin's Little Colony, received Mexican Land Grants, and are considered "Citizens of the Republic of Texas". See Texas General Land Office for details.
Buck Jones (1855 - 1939)
Alice Scott Jones (1866 - 1932)
Willie Rooks Jones (1909 - 1973)*
Elgin City Cemetery
Created by: Paula Claiborne
Record added: Feb 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66003790