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 Lena Ruth <I>Lee</I> Jones

Lena Ruth Lee Jones

Birth
Stroud, Chambers County, Alabama, USA
Death 27 Nov 1957 (aged 49)
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Burial Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Plot Section 41 Lot 231
Memorial ID 83502151 · View Source
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Ruth was born October 19, 1908 in Stroud, Alabama. She passed away November 27, 1957 after having surgery at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for a cerebral hemorrhage. She was 49 years old. At the time of her death, she and her husband and daughter were living on Stillwood Drive in Atlanta. Ruth was gifted both in art and in playing the piano by ear. She enjoyed cooking and gardening, and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.

In 1928, Ruth married James Nelson Jones in Standing Rock, Alabama at the home of her parents. He was the youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Jones who lived near Roanoke, Alabama. They lived in Roanoke before moving to Atlanta where Mr. Jones started a business in automobile repairs. He and his son Nelson Jr. owned Houston Garage for over 40 years, and he passed away at the age of 76 on January 4, 1985. They are survived by their two children, James Nelson Jones, Jr. of Suwanee, Ga and Beverly Jones Wilde of Macon. Nelson Jr. and his wife Beverly Ann Steele Jones have three children: Carol Elaine Moore, Nelson Gregory Jones, and Richard Wayne Jones. Beverly married Richard Neal Wilde and they have two children: Donna Elizabeth Jones and Michael Nelson Wilde. There are ten great grandchildren and one sister, Catherine Lee Brown (husband was the late Rev. Vernon Brown) of Five Points, Al., and several nieces and nephew.


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  • Created by: Charles Mansfield Thomas IV
  • Added: 15 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83502151
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lena Ruth Lee Jones (19 Oct 1908–27 Nov 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83502151, citing Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Charles Mansfield Thomas IV (contributor 47541076) .