OBITUARY

Joan Seward Jones

December 12, 1924April 7, 2021
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Joan Seward Jones of Houston passed away on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at her home at the age of 96. She was born December 12, 1924, in Haskell, Oklahoma, to parents Charles Jennings Seward and Ola (Marston) Seward.

A graduate of Kilgore Junior College, Mrs. Jones married John Jones in 1947. They were married for 61 years prior to his passing in 2008. She was a devoted wife and mother. She was an avid sewer throughout her life, making most of her own clothes as well as her children’s.

Joan was a longtime member of the Presbyterian Church where she served as a Sunday school teacher, an Elder, and as a volunteer in support of church activities. Her most recent membership was with St. Stephens Presbyterian Church.

Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Jones; and grandson, Cody Funk. She is survived by her children, Cathy Jones Garcia and husband Rick, Carol Jones, and Charles Jones and wife Naona; granddaughter, Amanda Yeager and husband Aaron; and great-grandchildren, Bellamy Yeager and Brooks Yeager.

Friends and family are invited to a visitation from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park officiated by Bro. John McGuire.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors, Nacogdoches.

Services

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, April 14, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, April 14, 2021

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Biography

Joan Seward Jones of Houston passed away on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at her home at the age of 96. She was born December 12, 1924, in Haskell, Oklahoma, to parents Charles Jennings Seward and Ola (Marston) Seward.

A graduate of Kilgore Junior College, Mrs. Jones married John Jones in 1947. They were married for 61 years prior to his passing in 2008. She was a devoted wife and mother. She was an avid sewer throughout her life, making most of her own clothes as well as her children’s.

Joan was a longtime member of the Presbyterian Church where she served as a Sunday school teacher, an Elder, and as a volunteer in support of church activities. Her most recent membership was with St. Stephens Presbyterian Church.

Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Jones; and grandson, Cody Funk.
She is survived by her children, Cathy Jones Garcia and husband Rick, Carol Jones, and Charles Jones and wife Naona; granddaughter, Amanda Yeager and husband Aaron; and great-grandchildren, Bellamy Yeager and Brooks Yeager.