Elsie Lys Jones passed away at Briarcliff Health Center in Greenville on Saturday, Nov, 4, 2017.
Elsie was born March 6, 1928, to her parents, Lee Lys and Marie (Demel) Lys. She married James A. Jones on March 15, 1951, in Denison, Texas. Ms. Jones was a member of the St. William's Catholic Church in Greenville.
Those who continue to cherish Elsie's memories are her son, Larry James Jones and wife Kathy of Ringgold, Ga.; son Arthur Thomas Jones and wife Debbie; grandson Matthew Brian Holt and wife Brittany; great-grandchildren Joshua Holt and Naomi Holt; and brother Robert Lys.
Elsie was preceded in death by her husband, James A. Jones; parents Lee and Marie Lys; three sisters; and two brothers.
A graveside service will be held 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 9, at Cedarlawn Memorial Park in Sherman, Texas.
She will lie in state at Peters Funeral Home Wednesday, Nov. 8.
Published on November 6, 2017