COMANCHE Funeral services for Melba L. Jones, 87, of Ennis, will be held at 10 a.m. today at Comanche Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Laurance R. Blackstock officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Comanche.

The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

She died Thursday, May 3, 2007, at Ennis Regional Medical Center.

She was born Dec. 12, 1919, in Comanche County to Thomas B. and Eunice Smith. On Aug. 25, 1938, she was married to Robert L. Jones. He preceded her in death on June 1, 2001.

Survivors include daughters, Helen Mors, Paulette Collins and Dora Byrum; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Thomas Smith and Beauford Smith; and numerous nieces and nephews.