Obituaries for Sat., Oct. 29, 2011

Published 12:00 am Saturday, October 29, 2011


Thyrza Ann Allen Jones, 89, a resident of Mobile, and formerly of Andalusia, died Thurs., Oct. 27, 2011, after an extended illness.

The family will receive friends on Sun., Oct. 30, from 1:45 p.m. until 2:45 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home in Georgiana. After visitation, there will be a graveside service at 3 p.m. from Oakwood Cemetery with Johnson Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include her daughters, Dr. Susan (Stewart) Ashbee of Mobile and Julia (Gene) Glass of Hoover; son: William C. (Rachael) Jones III of Millbrook; and seven grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 223 South 3 Notch Street, Andalusia, AL 36420, or the Presbyterian Home for Children P.O. Drawer 577, Talladega, AL 35161, (for online donations to the Presbyterian Home for Children, please visit

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