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Margaret R. Jones

May 11, 1920 — September 8, 2022



Wright Funeral Home & Crematory

15579 U.S. Highway 431 South

Headland, Alabama 36345

(334) 6WE-CARE (693-2273)



DOTHAN, AL… Margaret R. Jones 102, passed away on September 8, 2022. She was born on May 11th, 1920 to Herbert and Mary Kramer. She grew up in the Wabash and Indianapolis areas and attended Emmerich Manual High School. Margaret was a secretary for Metropolitan Coal & Oil, Campbell Oil Company, and Grote Lighting & Supply. She was always the wheel that kept those companies running! Margaret retired in the early 1970’s. She married Burnell Jones on August 23, 1969. They enjoyed 40 years together traveling and visiting friends and relatives. Margaret enjoyed spreading joy to everyone by sending cards of inspiration to those she was close to. She was an active member of First United Church of Christ, Ellenburger United Church of Christ, and all aspects of Englewood Order of the Eastern Star. Margaret was a loving daughter, mother, and dear friend to anyone she met. Margaret was preceded in death by her 1st husband James McKinsey; her 2nd husband Burnell Jones; her parents Herbert and Mary Kramer; her son Robert McKinsey; her daughter Londa Cantrell; her brother Donald Kramer; and ger granddaughter Julie Gilbert.

She is survived by her daughters Patty Scott and Sandy Farish (Obe); her 7 grandchildren, James Scott (Margo); Tammy Wood (David); Jason Cantrell (Debbie); Todd Craig (Ashley); Kimberly Green (Tony); Tiffany McCoy (Jason); and Rachel Whit (Kenny). She had 16 grandchildren, Justin Wood (Crystal); Shane Wood (Sara); Jordan Wood (Alexus); Stephanie Mason; Shannon Scott; Cory Scott; Ashley Green; Chase Green; AJ Cantrell; Katie Cantrell; Katie Cantrell; Rebecca White; Kenny White; Cooper Craig; Taylor Craig; Madeline Craig; and Hudson McCoy. She was blessed with 16 great-grandchildren, Zion Wood; Paige Wood; Maddox Wood; Robbie Wood; Isaiah Wood; Zoe Wood; Isabella Wood; Rayna Wood; Edith Wood; Magdalena Wood; Fionnuala Wood; Alma Mason; Ruby Mason; Charlotte Lawrence; Logan Scott; and Josie Scott.

The family would like to thank SouthernCare Hospice, Bobbie Wilson, Donna Mitchell, and Bianka Martin for their love and care.

Visitation will be Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at Shirley Brothers Funeral Home , 9606 Eas Washington Street, Indianapolis, Indiana. Visitation and funeral service will be from 11:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. at Shirley Brothers Funeral Home with interment at Washington Park Cemetery, East.


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