Elinor L. Jones

Elinor L. Jones

BATH - Elinor L. Jones, 90, passed away on Sunday January 10, 2021 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira.

Elinor was born on April 28, 1930, the daughter of the late Chandos and Florence Litteer Shuart. She graduated from Hammondsport High School.

Elinor is survived by her brother Robert (Patricia) Shuart. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Jones, sister Jane (Preston) Hill, brother Andrew (Jean) Shuart, and brother Richard (Nancy) Shuart. She leaves 3 generations of nieces and nephews.

Elinor worked for many years as secretary for Robert Wightman, Attorney at Law in Bath.

Sahe and her husband owned and operated the Jones Funeral Home in Bath, NY and later the Jones Memorials in Waterloo.

Elinor enjoyed singing during her high school years and continued entertaining area groups "Two Hits and a Miss"-- a singing trio with her twin brothers, Robert and Richard Shuart.

She was a Life Member of the Order of the Eastern Star- Unity Chapter 866, Bath, NY. She held the state of Commissioner of Appeals NY West 2002-2003, a member of the State and local Necrology Committees, and secretary of the local chapter for many years.

She was a member of the choir of the First Presbyterian Church of Bath where she was a member for many years.

A Memorial Service will be held at the church at a later time.

Memorials may be given in her name to the First Presbyterian Church 6 East Morris St. Bath, NY 14810.

Arrangements are being handled by Bond-Davis Funeral Home of Bath.

Posted online on January 24, 2021