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Mildred Ruth Smith Jones
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1906
Death: May 20, 1973, USA

Mildred Ruth Smith was born in Crawford, Texas to Lazeras Alexander & Ethel L Walker Smith in 1906. Her parents died when she was 2 & 3 years old. Ruth, as she was called by her family, was adopted by her father's sister and her husband, R. C. and Ida A Jones. She married James DeWitt Grimes and they had a son J. D. Grimes born in 1929. After Ruth and Dee Grimes divorced, she married Delma Ordley Jones. Ruth was retired from the railroad.

She was one of the BEST cooks I have ever known. One of her passions was finding relatives where ever she went. She always seemed to find a distant cousin in the most unexpected places! She was a lover of all things family.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Lazarus A Smith (1880 - 1909)
  Ethel L Walker Smith (1884 - 1908)
 
Burial:
Laurel Land Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: BECKY K.
Originally Created by: tooterboots
Record added: Feb 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24571386
Mildred Ruth <i>Smith</i> Jones
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You would have been so happy to know that I finally found your birth Mama. I have inherited your love of and passionate quest for finding family. We would have had so much fun doing this together!
- BECKY K.
 Added: Nov. 1, 2014
Missing you, Mama Ruth.
- BECKY K.
 Added: Dec. 20, 2013

- BECKY K.
 Added: Nov. 4, 2013
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