Name:    Ella I. (Thresher) Jones

From:  The Capital Journal, Topeka, Kansas
Date:  Wednesday, October 7, 1987 

MANHATTAN -- Mrs. Ella I. Jones, 88, Manhattan, died Tuesday, October 6, 1987 at a Manhattan hospital.

She was born Oct. 22, 1898, at Berryton, the daughter of Bert and Grace Ross Thresher.  She lived in Manhattan since 1922.  Mrs. Jones was a member of First United Methodist Church in Manhattan.

She was married to Ernest H. Jones April 29, 1939 at Manhattan.  He died Sept. 7, 1927. 

Survivors include a cousin, Mrs. Fay Brackney, Plano, Texas.

Service arrangements are pending at Cowan, Edwards, Yorgensen Funeral Home in Manhattan.