Obituaries: Rosie Mae Jones(1930-2008)

May 06, 2008 11:00 pm

Rosie Mae Jones, 77, passed away April 9, 2008, in Crescent City. She was born April 10, 1930, in Magee, Miss.

She moved here from Richmond, Calif. She was an educator and substitute teacher. Rosie was a past member of the Rebekkah Lodge and Del Norte Senior Center. She attended the Baptist, Methodist and St. Joseph Catholic Church. Rosie was a woman of great faith and served as a missionary in her youth.

She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Holloway of Brandon Miss. and her extended family at Glen's Restaurant.

Contributions may be made in her memory to the Wild Feline Rescue, P.O. Box 12345, Crescent City, CA 95531 or the Humane Society of Del Norte, 821 Elk Valley Road, Crescent City, CA 95531.

A celebration of life will be held at the United Methodist Church, 664 H St., on Saturday at 2 p.m. A fellowship will follow services at the fellowship hall.

Arrangements were under direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.