Glynda Jo Gaedke Jones, 83, of Lampasas died April 16, 2018 at her home.
Funeral service was held April 19 at First United Methodist Church in Lampasas. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery. Sneed Funeral Chapel had charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Jones was born Sept. 13, 1934 in Marlin, Texas to Glenn Lee Gaedke and Ida Mae (Miller) Gaedke. She grew up in the Lampasas area and attended Nix School. She finished high school in Lampasas, graduating as salutatorian.
She later graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science in education. She taught school in Gladewater for two years and then moved to Kilgore.
She married Henry Grady Jones Jr. on June 13, 1955.
The family spent 40 years in Kilgore. In 1995 they moved back to Lampasas, where Mrs. Jones enjoyed ranching, and being part of the Eastern Star and Masonic communities.
Mrs. Jones served as Past Matron of both Kilgore Chapter 630 and Lampasas Chapter 295. She also served on Grand Executive Committee and as Grand Deputy for International Order of Rainbow for Girls. She was a 50-year member of Eastern Star.
She is survived by her husband; son, Glenn Jones and wife Teresa of Waco; daughter, Gay Jones of Lampasas; son-in-law, John W. Morgan; grandchildren, Dr. Heath Jones (Amy), Valerie Jones, Garth Jones and Jay Morgan; and greatgrandchildren, Hayden and Henry Jones.
She was preceded in death by daughter Geri Jones Morgan.