Zela Dell Aman Jones passed away peacefully at her home in Conroe, Texas at the age of 89. She was born March 19, 1931 in Thornton, Texas to James Bascom and Maybelle Hudson Aman. Zela married Dearing Estes Jones on June 30, 1951 in Thornton, Texas. She received her LVN degree from Poly Ryon School of Vocational Nurses and, later, worked for Sadler Clinic and Owens Corning.
Mr. Holloway J. Martin, Jr., 87, of Mexia, passed away peacefully at his home early Thursday morning, April 2, 2020. Holloway was born April 24, 1932, in Calvert to Holloway and Flois Boatler Martin.
Ruth Shaffer Roe Clinton, 88, passed away Thursday, April 2 at Groesbeck LTC in Groesbeck Texas.
Johnnie Neil “John” Mackey, Jr., of Hewitt, passed away Friday, March 27, 2020, at age 56.
Billy Tom Rand was born to Elna and Garvin Rand on December 13, 1931 in LaSalle, Texas. He was the second son of five children and attended high school in Groesbeck, Texas. Graduating high school at 16, he was the first of his family attend and graduate college. He earned the degree of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1952 from Texas A&M University and was commissioned a 2 nd Lieutenant in the United States Air Force. After flight training and the end of the Korean Conflict, he continued in a reserve capacity for numerous years while beginning a quite successful business career. He also became a Master Mason of the Grand Lodge of Texas in hometown of Groesbeck, Texas.