Nora Estelle Jones

MARCH 9, 1921 – MARCH 16, 2023


Nora Estelle Jones, age 102, of Douglass, Texas passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2023 in Nacogdoches, Texas. She was born on March 9, 1921 in Douglass, Texas to Willie Spivey Griffin and Mary Elizabeth Congleton Griffin.

Nora worked in healthcare at Ben Taub Hospital and as an aide at the Lufkin State School.

She loved gardening and reading so much that she had read about 100 large print books from the Nacogdoches Library in the past couple of years. Nora was a member of First Baptist Church in Douglass, Texas.

Survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, and husbands, Richard Wayne Watkins and Terrel Jones.

The family will receive friends, Monday, March 20, 2023 from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM with a funeral service to begin at 2:00 PM, Cason Monk-Metcalf Sunset Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, donations be made to Douglass Cemetery, 13325 W. State Hwy 21, Douglass, Texas 75943.

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