Katherine Jones to celebrate 90th birthday

Staff reports

Katherine Jones of Aledo will celebrate her 90th birthday with family and friends, on Sept. 11, 2009, with a dinner at the Livermore.

Katherine Henry was born Sept. 11, 1919 in Seaton. She graduated from Viola High School in 1937.

She married the late Edward Jones on July 19, 1938, in the Little Brown Church in Decorah, Iowa.

She was employed as custodian at the former Northside School for 21 years. She is a member of the Aledo United Methodist Church and Aledo Chapter # 126 Order of the Eastern Star. Her children and spouses are Joanne (Fred) Beard of Aledo, JeAnne (Tom) Balmer of Aledo, and Cindy (Steve) Hunt of Henry. There are five grandchildren and one grandson deceased, two step-granddaughters and nine great-grandchidren.