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Near Jackson in Madison County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Jones’ Anglewood

Established in 1924

 
 
Jones' Anglewood Marker (obverse) image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 15, 2013
1. Jones' Anglewood Marker (obverse)
Inscription. (obverse)
Home of William Norwood and Bessie Mae Jones

This marker is dedicated in special honor and memory of Mary Ruth daughter and sister 1924 to 2003, who had special love for this home living here until her death. Also dedicated to all the family, friends and neighbors of the fine community especially the E. R. Truett family of nine who lived next door who loved and enjoyed gathering here for games especially tennis, kick the can, hide and go seek, red rover, football, baseball, sliding on the cellar roof, story telling, reunions, ladies aid society, 4 H Club and Club band, parties, fishing and swimming in Jones Creek with Mama Jones and just getting together and spending some of their good times of life here.

Thanks Be To God

(reverse)
Home of William Norwood Jones
Merchant, Rural mail carrier, farmer 6-20-1878 to 2-22-1947

Bessie Mae Scammerhorn Jones Homemaker for eleven children 12-21-1891 to 3-5-1973

The original homesite consisted of 14 acres, home, tennis court, buggy shed, food cellar, barn for farm animals, tenant home, two ponds, orchards and a special place for the eleven Jones children to live. Imogene Jones Tisdale, Norwood Elton Jones, Mary Ruth Jones Everett, Jasper Eason Jones, Oliver Henderson Jones, Ora
Jones' Anglewood Marker (reverse) image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 15, 2013
2. Jones' Anglewood Marker (reverse)
Louise Jones Tisdale, Bessie Eva Jones Butler, and Levoy Payton Jones. They all loved and enjoyed this special homesite, the friends, the caring and wonderful hospitality of this fine East Union Community.

Thanks Be To God
 
Erected 2013.
 
Location. 35° 36.486′ N, 88° 45.984′ W. Marker is near Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Paul Coffman Drive (County Route 8162) and Beech Bluff Road (County Route 198), on the left when traveling south on Paul Coffman Drive. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2096 Beech Bluff Road, Jackson TN 38301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Salem Cemetery (approx. 1.5 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Salem Cemetery (approx. 1.5 miles away); Unknown Sentry Stands Guard (approx. 1.5 miles away); Large Oak Tree (approx. 1.5 miles away); General Ulysses S. Grant (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Electro Chalybeate Well (approx. 2.7 miles away); Lane College (approx. 2.7 miles away); Jackson Spoke Here (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jackson.
 
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Jones' Anglewood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 15, 2013
3. Jones' Anglewood Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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