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January 17, 2013

Mildred Young Jones


The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR —    Mildred Y. Jones of Port Arthur, TX died Thursday, January 10, 2013 at St. Mary’s Hospital. A native of Opelousas, LA, she was a resident of Port Arthur, TX for 45 years. A retired computer technology instructor with the Federal Bureau of Prisons through Lamar Port Arthur. She was a member of Eastern Star Baptist Church where she served in the sanctuary choir.

   Preceding her in death is her husband Lee C. Jones Sr., father James Young Sr., mother Olivia Young, brother James Young Jr., and sister Jessie Mae Roberts.

   Mrs. Jones leaves to cherish her memories, sons Lee C. Jones Jr. (Shannon), Brian C. Jones (Xiomara), Gregory Jones, daughter Ebony R. Jones, brothers Ivory Young Sr., Curly Young Sr., sisters Betty Brumfield (David), Laura Mickens, Lessie Young, Orelia Y. Castille; special friend Velma “Apple” Martin (Phillip), and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

   A visitation is scheduled on Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Eastern Star Baptist Church. Funeral services is scheduled at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Lloyd Scott officiating. Burial will follow in Johnson’s Memorial Park under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.


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