The Duncan Banner

October 21, 2013

Lena Alma Jones

July 20, 1913 — Oct. 20, 2013

The Duncan Banner

MARLOW —  Lena Alma Jones, 100, passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, at her home in Marlow.

Graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, at the Marlow Cemetery with Dr. Joe Ligon officiating. Services will be under direction of Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral Home in Marlow.

Lena was born Monday, July 20, 1913, in Sulphur, to Allen and Irene Griffitts Ferguson. Lena lived in the Marlow area most of her life and graduated from Marlow High school in 1933.

On March 18, 1939, she married Leonard Jones in Duncan. He preceded her in death in 1998. Lena recently celebrated her 100th birthday at her home. Lena enjoyed working in her garden and flower beds. She also enjoyed reading and watching westerns on TV. Lena attended the First Baptist Church in Marlow.

Survivors include sister, Ruby Barley of San Diego, Calif.; niece, Audie Newsom and husband Max of Duncan; nephew, Mike Ferguson and wife Lindy of San Diego; special caregiver, Beverly Walden of Marlow.

Lena was also preceded in death by her parents; son, Tommy Lynn Jones; brother, Tommy Ferguson.

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