December 12, 1920 - July 4, 2013 Resided in Plainfield, NJ
Dr. Lorraine Anna Laneuville Jones MD.
Passed July 4th At home in Plainfield. Born in New Orleans, La., she has been a resident of Plainfield 52 yrs. and a member of St. Mary's RCC.
Dr. Jones was private practice pediatrician over 70 yrs. and served the Plainfield community in many ways. Among her accomplishments she was a graduate of Xavier University( BS Degree), New Orleans, La., the Meharry Medical College(MD) Nashville, Tn., the Trustee for the Board of Governors at Muhlenberg RMC, one of the principle founders of the Plainfield health Clinic, Vice Chairperson of the Muhlenberg Nursing School, founder and president of the 700 Block Association in Plainfield, president and founder of the Xavier University Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority in New Orleans, Trustee for both the John Runnells Hospital in Berkeley Hgts., and the Visiting Nurses Association of Plainfield and Scotch Plains, The Plainfield Board of Health for 16 yrs., the Plainfield Health Center Pediatrician, served with the " Well Baby Station" of Plainfield & Scotch Plains, The Plainfield Red Cross, and many other health and civic organizations as well as the recipient of numerous awards for her service to the community and state. She is survived by her husband of 68 yrs., Charles Jones Jr., sons Michael A. & Charles A. Jones III(Jenovena), daughter Gueringer "Gary" Jones-Dabney, 6 grandchildren, 1 g.grandson, sisters Marilyn Populus(William), Joan Armour (Charles).