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William ("Billy") Henry  Jones

William ("Billy") Henry Jones

Male 1938 - 2011  (72 years)

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  • Name William ("Billy") Henry Jones  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Nickname Billy 
    Born 25 Oct 1938  Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Military Service U.S. Army  
    Occupation Government - Ass't to Governor of Maryland 
    Died 14 Feb 2011  Keyser, Mineral Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6, 7
    Buried Maryland State Veterans Cem, Owings Mills, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I2754  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2014 

    Father Warren Wyoming Jones,   b. 8 Aug 1914, Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1985, Trenton, Mercer Cnty, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Loretta Irene Snouffer,   b. 15 May 1913, Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1995, Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Y  [1, 4
    Divorced 13 Dec 1945 
    Family ID F983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married Type: Never Married 
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 12:43:00 
    Family ID F1395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Charles Leese, THE LAWRENCE LEESE FAMILY HISTORY, p. 131 (1941), summarizes his parents' family as follows: "Warren Wyoming Jones ... born April 8, 1914, at Baltimore. During the past five years he has been employed in the shipping department of the Continental Can Company, Baltimore, where he resides at 325 West 29th Street. He is married to Loretta Irene Snouffer.... They have the following children: Warren Alvin Jones, ... Arwine Walter Jones, ... and William Henry Jones...."

      Dawn Sheckells reports (in 2005) that William lives next door to her in Baltimore, MD.

      The Social Security Death Index provides that William J. Jones (SSN issued by Maryland) was born 25 Oct 1938 and died 14 Feb 2011, while residing in Mineral, WV.

      Obituary, Mineral [WV] Daily News-Tribune (18 Feb 2011):
      "William H. Jones, 72, of Keyser, WV, formerly of Baltimore, MD, died Monday, February 14, 2011 at the Heartland of Keyser Nursing Home.
      "Born on October 25, 1938 at Baltimore, MD, he was a son of the late Warren W. and Lorretta I. (Snouffer) Jones.
      "Mr. Jones was retired from the State of Maryland, having served as an assistant to former Governor William Donald Schaefer. He was Baptist by faith.
      "Surviving is a close friend, David Carter Rimbach of Columbia, MD....
      "A memorial service will be held in Baltimore, MD at a later date....."
      (Accessed via www.GenealogyBank.com)
    • He also is survived by two god children -- Cherilyn Orick and Logan Tracy, as well as 3 nephews (Stanley, Michael and Thomas) and 2 nieces (Petra and Patricia).

  • Sources 
    1. [S231] Leese Family, Charles Leese, The Lawrence Leese Family History, (Roberts Printing Co., Frankfurt, KY : 1941), p. 131.

    2. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Wm. H. Jones; 18 Feb 2011).

    3. [S174] Death Certificate|, Death Certificate, (Wm. H. Jones, WV # 002815 [24 Feb 2011] ).

    4. [S232] Sheckells, Dawn, Dawn Sheckells, "Correspondence", (Dawn Scheckells, Baltimore, MD; Dawn.Sheckells@verizon.net : 2005).

    5. [S211] Barbara Hacker|, Barbara Hacker, (Reports to Wm.C.Snouffer : Jun 2000; Feb. 2004; Mar 2005; June 2007).

    6. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

    7. [S471] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    8. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).