John R. Jones, 72, of 128 Du Pont Road died Thursday at Wilmington General Division after a short illness.
He was a retired foreman of the Wilmington Department of Public Works and a veteran of World War I.
He was a member of Eureka Lodge No. 23, AF&AM.
He was the husband of the late Mrs. Jean B. Jones, who died in 1964.
Mr. Jones is survived by two sons, John R Jr. of Roselle and William R. of Henry Clay; five grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Mary Boyer of Wilmington.
Services will be Monday afternoon at 1 at the McCrery Funeral Home, 2700 Washington St., where friends may call tomorrow night. Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery.
(The Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 10 Feb 1968 (Saturday), Page 32)
Jean B. Jones
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