Mary Edith Foshee (Jones) (1922-2013) - Class Of 1940
Mary Edith Foshee Jones, age 91, passed away on July 7, 2013 at her residence in Montgomery. Mrs. Jones was born on June 3, 1922 on Clanton, AL to Howard LaVert Foshee and Mary Della Daniel Foshee and moved to Montgomery in 1925. She was an Auburn alumni and an active member of the Optimist Club, member of the Garden Club, Alabama State Parent Teachers Association President from 1969-1971 and the Girl Scouts. She was a long time member of Southeast Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, William O. Jones, and by her daughter, Martha Frances Jones Binkley. Mrs. Jones is survived by her son, Howard Jones and wife, Cindy of Birmingham, AL; 7 grandchildren, David Binkley, Laura White, Bill Binkley, Adam Jones, Timothy Jones, Meghann Blankenship and Marissa Jones; 12 great-grandchildren, Andrew, Benjamin and Nathan Binkley; Daniel, William and Adelaide White; Grant, Natalie, and Alyse Jones; Riley Jones; and Jackson and Brooklyn Blankenship. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 12, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in Montgomery, AL at Leak Memory Chapel on 945 Lincoln Road with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service and following the service the family will welcome visitors at the Dalraida Church of Christ fellowship hall on 3740 Atlanta Highway. On Line condolences may be made at www.LEAK-MC.com.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser from July 10 to July 11, 2013