Princeton Indiana newspaper, Monday December 23, 1940


George Lawrence Jones, age 50, was found dead in bed this morning at 5 o’clock at his home in West Chestnut street. Death was due to a cerebral hemorrhage.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock at Shiloh church conducted by the Rev. A.L. Emmert, pastor of the local Nazarene church. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery.

Surviving are two children, Wales Jones, this city, and Mrs. Leona Garner of Petersburg; one sister, Mrs. William Townsend, this city and one granddaughter, Betty Jo Ann Jones.

Mr. Jones was born in Gibson county, May 6, 1890 and had been a resident of Princeton for the past two years.

The body will be at the home of Mrs. Delia DeBord, 730 east Oak street, where friends may call.