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Oral history with Roy Jones; 2003

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Oral history.; Interview conducted with Roy Jones. Roy Powers Jones was born to Wilson Jones and Ellen Smith on the Goodwater Community near Magee, Mississippi in August, 1909. He attended Goodwater Elementary and Magee High School. Jones married Audrey Mae Stephens and they had two children. He worked as an electrician for most of his life, with a focus on refrigeration. After working at Western Auto Store for four years, starting in 1941, Jones bought the store and owned it for thirty-eight years until retirement. Jones established the Miller Trail Hunting Club in Port Gibson.

25 June 2003

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