BERLIN – Rosalee B. Jones, age 79, passed away on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. Born in Wetipquin, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Anna Brown. She is survived by her beloved husband of 62 years, Edwin J. Jones.
She had worked for many years at the Berlin Shirt Factory and later in the cafeteria of Stephen Decatur High School both in Berlin. She also served, after her initial retirement, as a substitute cafeteria worker at all of the public schools in Worcester County.
Along with her husband she is survived by two brothers, George Brown and Thomas Brown, both of Delmar; four sisters-in-law, Anna Cortese, Kathleen Pruitt, Marylan Shockley, Achsah Jarman and her husband James; brothers-in-law, Franklin Jones and his wife Paula, Richard Jones and his wife Peggy; and numerous nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind her beloved dog, Angel.
A graveside service was held on Feb. 8 at Sunset Memorial Park in Berlin. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Taylorville United Methodist Church or the Taylorville Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Norma Haines, 11135 Grays Corner Rd., Berlin, MD 21811. Arrangements are being handled by the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.