July 12, 1947 — Jan. 22, 2008
GREENWICH — Ruth H. Jones, 60, of Marlborough, Mass. and formerly of Greenwich, died Tuesday at Marlborough Hospital.
She was born July 12, 1947 in Greenwich, daughter of the late Allie R. and Zada Mae (Gilliam) Jones.
She grew up in Greenwich and graduated from Beaver High School.
She lived in Framingham, Mass. for more than 20 years and most recently resided in Marlborough, Mass. She worked for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the Welfare Department for 30 years.
She was a member of the Framingham First Baptist Church. She liked her family, traveling, going to garage sales and doing crafts. She loved her job and the people she had worked with.
She is survived by a daughter, Christine Jones of Framingham; two grandchildren; brothers, Robert Jones of New Haven, Therman (Doris) Jones, C.L. Jones, all of Greenwich, and Ray (Renita) Jones of Norwalk; a sister, Corinne (Alfred) Oney of Greenwich; and a sister in law, Edna Jones of Greenwich.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Donald and Emitt E. Jones, and Danny Jones in infancy; and a sister, Emma Jean Wright.
Friends may call from noon until the time of service at 2 p.m. Monday at Eastman Funeral Home, 49 W. Main St., Greenwich, where the Rev. David Cobb of the Ripley Church will officiate.
Burial will follow in Greenwich Greenlawn Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.