|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1909|
|Death: ||Jan. 11, 1973|
Willie May Rooks married Ardner Jones on Aug. 13, 1927. 2 children, Boyce Preston Jones & Mary Ethel Jones both attended the Elgin School, a 3 story red brick building, currently used as the School District Admin. Building.
Willie worked as a "nurse" at Fleming Memorial Hospital for many years.
Willie Ruth was the twin of Winnie Rubie Rooks Fort (died 1936) & youngest daughter of Benjamin James Rooks & Mary Frances Allen, who are buried in Fairview Cemetery, Bastrop. Ben Rooks, son of William B & Nannie Hollier from Georgia, arrived in Smithville, Texas between 1871-1880.
Further research is being done on the Allens.
Ben James Rooks (1869 - 1925)
Mary Francis Allen Rooks (1869 - 1943)
Ardner J. Jones (1903 - 1979)
Charlie A Rooks (1896 - 1976)*
Edna Belle Rooks Zurborg (1901 - 1923)*
Willie Rooks Jones (1909 - 1973)
Elgin City Cemetery
Created by: Paula Claiborne
Record added: Feb 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66003633