The Newnan Times-Herald


Margaret Inez Jones

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Oct. 17, 2018 - 10:23 AM

Margaret Inez Jones

The Newnan Times-Herald

Margaret Inez Fowler Jones, 83, of Newnan, widow of Joe Elon Jones, died Friday, October 5, 2018 at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.

Born in Atlanta, September 17, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Henry Elton and Nora Mae Ward Fowler.  She was retired from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation where she where she was Principal Clerk for 20 years.

Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by a grandson, Jason.

Survivors include a son, Michael Pruitt and wife Janice of Blairsville; two daughters, Debra Howard of Oxford and Melissa Jones Parr and husband William of Newnan; five grandchildren, Jeremy, Joshua, Todd, Melanie and Aaron; five great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; sister, Dorothy Pruitt of Griffin; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Newnan.  

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society, 608 Highway 29 North, Newnan, GA 30263.

For online condolences please visit

McKoon Funeral Home and Crematory, 38 Jackson Street, Newnan, (770) 253-4580