Sam J. Jones, 87, of Crowder, died of heart failure on Saturday, October 11, 1997, at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford.
His funeral was Tuesday, October 14, at 2:00 p.m. at Kimbro Funeral Home in Marks. Burial followed at Marks Cemetery.
Mr. Jones, a retired heavy equipment operator, was born in Weir on May 4, 1910. He served in the U. S. Army during World War II.
Survivors include a niece, Nan Ellis of Roan Mountain, TN and a nephew, Earl Hawkins of Crowder.
Quitman County Democrat, October 16, 1997
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