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Martha Grace "Grace" Jones Spurlock
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1873
Death: Jun. 10, 1962

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"Spurlock Rites Slated Tuesday; Local Relatives

Funeral services for Mrs. J. W. Spurlock, 88, of Downsville, will be held at 3p. m. Tuesday in Mt. Nebo Methodist Church with the Rev. Brady D. Forman, pastor, the Rev. I. A. Patton and the Rev. Artis Smith officiating.

Mrs. Spurlock was the grandmother of J. R. Spurlock, Thad Spurlock, Mrs. Inez McGee, Mrs. Leslie Semmes, Mrs. Jack Ponder, Mrs. E. L. St. John and Mrs. Bert Hill, all of Monroe.

Burial will be at Mt. Nebo Cemetery under the direction of Southern Funeral Home of Jonesboro.

Mrs. Spurlock died Sunday night in Jackson Parish Hospital here following an illness of several months.

Other survivors are three sons, Fred J. Spurlock, Houston, Tex., Guy R. Spurlock, Galiano, and Samuel Victor Spurlock, Tyler, Tex.; four daughters, Mrs. R.W. Bryan, Jonesboro; Mrs. B.L. Messer, Zachary, Mrs. Elzy Roberson of Downsville, and Mrs. Miller B. Roye, Stockton, Tex.; a sister, Mrs. T. A. Miles, Kilgore, Tex, a brother, R. F. Jones, El Reno, Okla., 22 other grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren, and two great-great- grandchildren.

The body is presently at Southern Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Officiating will be the Rev. Brady Forman and the Rev. I. A. Patton. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. The body will lie in state until 2 p.m. Tuesday."

(Obituary published in Monroe Morning World (Monroe, Louisiana), Monday, June 11, 1962. Page 16) (thank you Miss Nelda!)
Family links: 
  Ransom Wiley Jones (1846 - 1924)
  Martha Harriet McCormick Jones (1847 - 1921)
  John William Spurlock (1866 - 1947)
  Thomas Ransom Spurlock (1892 - 1951)*
  William Howard Spurlock (1893 - 1898)*
  Martha Jane Spurlock Bryan (1895 - 1966)*
  Fred Jackson Spurlock (1897 - 1981)*
  Mary Alma Spurlock Weems (1899 - 1950)*
  Ernest Edwin Spurlock (1901 - 1909)*
  Lila Blanche Spurlock Messer (1904 - 1979)*
  Guy Robinson Spurlock (1906 - 1991)*
  Carrie Viola Spurlock Roye (1909 - 1994)*
  Infant son Spurlock (1911 - 1911)*
  Linnie Grace Spurlock Roberson (1913 - 2005)*
  John Paul Spurlock (1916 - 1918)*
  Samuel Victor Spurlock (1918 - 2002)*
  William Fountain Jones (1868 - 1947)*
  Mary E. Jones Clark (1870 - 1929)*
  Martha Grace Jones Spurlock (1873 - 1962)
  Samuel Uriah Jones (1878 - 1956)*
  Carrie Jones Miles (1880 - 1980)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Nebo Cemetery
Union Parish
Louisiana, USA
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Record added: Mar 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86761289
Martha Grace Grace <i>Jones</i> Spurlock
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Martha Grace Grace <i>Jones</i> Spurlock
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Rest In Peace!
- Virginia Wilson Bailey
 Added: May. 16, 2016

- Steve
 Added: Apr. 5, 2015
In loving memory of Martha Grace Spur lock my paternal great great grandmother.
- W. Bryan Price
 Added: Jan. 25, 2013

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