Ruby Lois Jones
June 18, 1927 – July 21, 2019
Ruby Jones went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Ruby was born in Sasakwa, Oklahoma in 1927. She moved to California In 1941. She met her husband Ray Jones in Lodi and they were married in Nevada in 1943. She and Ray lived in Brentwood for 74 years. They raised three children. Kenneth (Carmen), Ronnie (Phyllis) and Elaine (Joe). Ruby worked at JCPenney in Pittsburg in the 1960s prior to working at Davis Market in Brentwood for many years. She retired from Liberty Union High School Cafeteria in 1992.
Ruby had a special bond with each of her Grandchildren. She loved having all her grandchildren spend the summer with her each year. She had many nieces and nephews that she loved very much. Ruby was a member of the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Oakley Ca. She was active in her church for many years. She visited the elderly members of the church and would always lend a helping hand when it was needed. Ruby loved to travel and enjoyed going to Hawaii, Europe and traveling across the United States. She loved spending time with family. She loved to sing. She was always cooking and doing arts and crafts. Ruby was predeceased by her Husband of 67 years Ray, Son Kenneth and her Granddaughter Samantha Ashley Morgan, Mother Georgia Watson, Father Otto Watson, Brother Johnny Watson, Sisters Juanita Hampton and Hazel Roberson.
Ruby is survived by her Son Ronnie, Daughter Elaine and 6 Grandchildren, 12 Great Grandchildren, 11 Great Great Grandchildren and many Nieces and Nephews.
Graveside Services will be Monday, July 29, 2019 at 11:00 at the Brentwood Union Cemetery in Brentwood CA. A reception to follow at the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church on Brownstone Road, Oakley.
- Mike Jones
- Steve Jones
- Bryant Morgan
- Bradon Swapp
- Craig Drafton
- Joe Morgan
- Graveside Service Monday, July 29, 2019