Louise Elaine Hollowell Jones, Leavenworth, Kansas died Wednesday, May 29, 2019, in Leavenworth, Kansas.
Louise Elaine Hollowell Jones, Leavenworth, Kansas died Wednesday, May 29, 2019, in Leavenworth, Kansas. She was born June 30, 1942 in Leavenworth, to Harry and Thelma Hollowell. She is preceded in death by her parents. She married Michael H. Jones, Sr. in 1967 and they have two sons, Michael, Jr. and Jonathan. She was a member of Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church of Leavenworth. Louise was proud that she had been able to attend Lincoln Elementary School when her cousin, E. M. Lawson, was the Principal. She attended St. Mary College and graduated from the University of Kansas. She received her Master’s Degree from Emporia College. She was an accomplished pianist working for several churches. Louise was also a Linguist and taught Honors Spanish at Leavenworth High School. She was a sweet, sweet spirit who enjoyed cooking, jazz, and playing cards with dear friends. Louise is survived by her husband of 52 years, her two sons, a sister, Janice Hollowell, numerous cousins, and countless friends.
Visitation will be at Davis Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. A Funeral Service will follow at 11 a.m. at Davis Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at the Leavenworth National Cemetery following the service. A repast will take place, following the burial, at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church located at 411 Kiowa Street in Leavenworth.