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Mrs. Catherine Malvina Cooper Jones

The Jones, Cooper, Grigsby, Railey and Krangar Families announce the home going of the Matriarch of the Joseph H. Jones Family, Mrs. Catherine Malvina Cooper Jones (Aunty Kate, Teacher Kate, God-ma Kate).

This Peaceful Event occurred on May 15, 2013, in Monrovia, Liberia, at the home of her son, Dr. Joseph Mills Jones. She is survived by her children: Mills (Esther), Rose, La-Verne (Rimisa), Julius (Maria), Madea (George), three sisters:  Floyd Greene, Edith Tiah and Mary Cooper. Grandchildren: Emmett, Wehmah, Jerry, Miata, Lavoisier, Myonnehweh, LaSalle, Julius, Joseph, Georgesula. Several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews grandnieces, and grandnephews , her best childhood friend Mrs. Frances Mayson, Godchildren and a host of relatives and friends.

Mama was one of the “Strong Pillars” of Sinoe County. She served as Registrar/Teacher at the Sinoe High School for most of her career years. She was also Director/Principal of the Sinoe Elementary Demonstration School.          We are very Grateful to the Almighty God for having such a WONDERFUL PERSON in our lives. For this and all our Countless Blessings, we say “TO GOD BE THE GLORY”!!!!! 

Wake Keeping:  June 7, 2012
First United Methodist Church
Ashmun Street, Monrovia, Liberia

A Glorious Home going Service celebrating a “LIFE WELL LIVED” will be held
June 8, 2013 10:00 AM
At the First United Methodist Church
Ashmun Street, Monrovia, Liberia

Dr. Joseph Mills Jones & Mrs. Esther Jones:   011 231 88649 0296
Mrs. La-Verne Jones Williams:  301 467 7306
Mr. Julius H. Jones 11:  980 395 6892
Mrs. Madea Jones Ziama:  704 359 7984