Athens Review, Athens, Texas

February 28, 2014

Helen Marie Anthony Jones

The Athens Review

Athens — Helen Marie Anthony Jones, 85, of Eustace, Texas passed away February 23, 2014. Helen was born in Eustace, on January 11, 1929 to the late Will and Soleta Anthony. She graduated from Eustace High School in 1946. She moved to Dallas and went to work for Sears. On April 12, 1950, she married Johnny Jones and moved to California. They returned to Texas and resided in Richardson, Tx until retiring in Eustace in 1998. She enjoyed sewing, square dancing, playing Bridge and other games, camping, and traveling. Helen was a member of The First Baptist Church of Eustace.

Helen is survived by her husband of 63 years, Johnny Jones. Three daughters: Debbie Langley and husband Billy of Rockwall; Cindy Lane and husband Robin of Eustace; Kathy Stallings and husband Robert of Eustace. Grandchildren: Greg Langley and wife Erin; April Roney and husband Nico; Heather Key and husband Jason; Rachel Hopple and husband Justin; Andrea Ortiz and husband Miguel; Hayley Lane and Holden Lane. Great-grandchildren: Madison and Bailey Holbert; Hunter, Kailee and Gabby Key; Grayson Hopple; and Braelyn Roney. Sisters: Jane Odom; Peggy Bower and husband Mike; Carol Whitaker and husband Dave. Brothers: Randall Anthony and wife Patsy; Arlon( Butch )Anthony and wife Charlene. Numerous nieces, nephews and other family.

She is preceded in death by: parents Will and Soleta Anthony; sister and brother-in-law, Louise and Lucky Miner; brother and sister-in-law Shirley R. and Stephana Anthony; and great granddaughter, Blakely Ann Roney.

The family of Mrs. Jones would like to give a special thank you to Caring Hearts Hospice. ‚Äč

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