WANDA JONES ENGLAND, 78, of Big Spring & formerly
of Olden passed away on September 6, 2007 in a Big
Spring Hospital. Burial was at Evergreen Cemetery
in Ranger, TX.
Mrs. England was born on October 8, 1928 in Eastland
County, TX to Charles Douglas Jones Sr. and Mary
Inez McKay Jones. She graduated from Ranger High
School and attended beauty school. She married
Bobby G. England in May of 1948 at Ranger, TX.
Wanda worked for South Western Bell Telephone as
an operator for 25 years. She was a member of the
Mesquite and Rusk St. Church of Christ. Wanda grew
up in the Ranger area and lived in Olden up until
the last 2 years which she lived in Big Spring.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two sons
Robert and Steve England, two brothers Chares Jones
Jr. and George Jones, a brother-in-law Gene Gilley,
and a great grandson.
At the time of her death, Wanda was survived by her
husband Bobby G. England of Big Spring; a daughter
Terri Cate and husband Larry of Big Spring; a sister,
Joyce Gilley (RHS-1951) of Weatherford; two brothers,
Mac Jones (RHS-1956) and wife Nancy Graham (RHS-1958)
of Ranger, Billy Jones (RHS-1943) and wife June of
Paris, TX; seven grandchildren; Teria, Dana, Jennifer,
Jeffery, Kandi, Nicole & Steve Jr.; nine great-grand-
children; and numerous nieces and nephews.