Caroline Lee Jones, age 80, of Princeton, Texas, passed away on March 30, 2022 in Princeton, Texas in the comfort of her home surrounded by family. She was born August 28, 1941 to Ezekial Miles and Mattie Lee (Evans) Whitmire in Aledo, Texas. Caroline loved spending time with her family and friends, cooking holiday meals and playing Bingo.
She is survived by sister Helen McBride of Princeton, Texas; three special sons, Randy Purser and wife Sheryl of Princeton, Texas, Ricky Purser and Betty Smith of Princeton, Texas and David Purser of Blue Ridge, Teas; grandchildren: Aaron Purser, Samuel Purser, Penny Garza, Jeremy Gillard, Andrew Purser, Brian Purser, Steven Purser, Tommy Purser, Heather Purser, Crystal Purser, and Deborah Steele, and 15 great-grandchildren
Caroline was preceded in death by her parents, Ezekial and Mattie Whitmire; son, Jimmy Purser; husband, Timothy Lane Jones; grandchildren, Amber Purser and Amy Seabolt, and also 3 brothers and 5 sisters.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 5, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at Charles W. Smith & Sons Funeral Home Chapel in McKinney, Texas. Interment will follow at Princeton Cemetery in Princeton, Texas. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience to pay their respects during the visitation being held Monday, April 4, 2022 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Charles W. Smith & Sons Funeral Home Chapel in McKinney, Texas.
Those acting as pallbearers will be Brian Purser, Steven Purser, Tommy Purser, Jeremy Gillard, Andrew Purser, Samuel Purser.
The family would like to extend thanks to all of those keeping them in their thoughts and prayers at this time.