Name: Oscar Eugene Jones
From: The Mountain Democrat, Placerville,
Date: Thursday, October 30, 1975
Mr. Jones worked as a timber cruiser for many years. Recently he operated a cattle ranch in Diamond Springs.
He was a 50-year member of the El Dorado lodge 26, F. & A. M. of Placerville, past patron and member of OEC chapter 499 of El Dorado, and member of IOOF of Diamond Springs.
Mr. Jones is survived by a daughter, Emily J. Warner of Diamond Springs; a son, Charles Oscar Jones of Georgetown; sisters, Hazel Sands of Auburn, Mildred Dunston of Rancho Cordova, and Ivy Wilhoite of Fair Oaks; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
A funeral was held Tuesday, Oct. 28 at Chapel of the Pines under the auspices of El Dorado Lodge F. & A. M. Interment was in the family plot at the Diamond Springs IOOF Cemetery.