Elma Lee Jones, daughter of William F. Ward and Ida Helen Clark Ward, was born Sept. 9, 1910, at Bloomfield and died Monday, April 5, 2004, at Warrenton Manor in Warrenton at the age of 93.
She was a sales clerk at Stix, Baer & Fuller (now Dillards) retiring in 1973. She was a member of the Wentzville United Methodist Church and the Lydia Circle at the church.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Lee King and Glenda L. Wright, both of Wentzville; one sister, Helen Jean Smock of St. Louis; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Ward and Ida Ward; her husband, Clyde Jones; two brothers, William Ward and James Ward; and four sisters, Bernice Waters, Bess Holderness, Betty Aslin and Esta Ward.
Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 7, 2004, at Pitman Funeral Home , 909 Pitman Avenue., Wentzville.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. April 7, 2004, at the Pitman Funeral Home with Rev. Jeff Carr officiating.
Interment will follow in Bloomfield Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Am-Heart Hospice in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, Mo. 63385.