The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


June 14, 2014

Gay York Jones

Graveside services for Gay York Jones, 66, of Palestine. will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Tennessee Colony Cemetery with the Rev. Bill Shiflet officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

Mrs. Jones died Wednesday at Palestine Health Care.

She was born July 19, 1947 in Palestine to Coy and Katie Ingram York. She worked as a nurses aide.

Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her parents, grandson, Christopher Martin; and two sisters, Billie Faulkner and Wanda Glenn.

She is survived by her daughter, Lucinda Martin and husband Steve of Greenbriar, Arkansas; sons, Keith Lively and wife Penny of Elkhart and Vernon Lively of Austin; two sisters, Minnie Martin and Louise Parker; two brothers, Gary York and Henry York; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

To view online leave condolences or sign the guest book, go to

Text Only