|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1892|
|Death: ||Apr. 28, 1990|
Only child of Richard Byers and Alvena Amelia "Winnie" (Borchelt).
Wife of Vernie Allen (V.A.) Jones. Mother to 3 sons: R. Earl, Herschel, Wayne; and one daughter, Shirley.
A graduate of Eastern Illinois University in 1911, a teacher for many years in a one-room school in Jasper County, IL, and an active member of many women's organizations and Eastern Star. After V.A.'s death, she moved to Columbus, Georgia and went on many travels and cruises. She moved back to Illinois many years later and spent the last few years of her life there. She was a quiet, unassuming and gentle woman, respected and loved by all.
Richard E Byers (1869 - 1925)
Alvena Amelia Borchelt Byers (1870 - 1940)
Vernie Allen Jones (1890 - 1959)*
Raymond Earl Jones (1916 - 1992)*
Herschel Allen Jones (1918 - 2003)*
Wayne Donald Jones (1924 - 2003)*
Shirley June Jones Mellinger (1927 - 2010)*
Created by: BjJ
Record added: Apr 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18838468
Many a youngster learned from you and I am sure you were a patient and wonderful teacher.|
Added: May. 15, 2015
Added: Mar. 25, 2015
Thinking of you today, Grandma.|
Added: May. 11, 2014
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