June 23, 1920 - January 1, 2018
Mary Lou Jones passed away peacefully at the Masonic Home in Union City, California on January 1, 2018 at the age of 97.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Weldon, daughter Patricia and son Craig. Mary Lou is survived by grandchildren Michelle Hoffman of Paradise, Corey Farley of Clayton, Elizabeth Roberson of Redding, Brian Jones of Washington, Chelsea Jones of Utah, Briana Jones of Utah and nine great-grandchildren.
Mary Lou Allen was born on June 23, 1920 in Telephone, Texas. She married Weldon T Jones, her childhood sweetheart in 1941. Weldon and Mary Lou were the co-owners and operators of Weldon's Men's Shop in Taft, California from 1959 until their retirement in 1985.
She was a member of the Soroptimist for many years, a member of Community Concerts and loved her monthly Bunco Club with her BFF Mary Binford. Mary Lou was dedicated to raising her family and working for the family business, Weldon's Men's Shop
A funeral service in Taft is scheduled for 10:00 AM January 12 at the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home.