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Evelyn M. Stokes, CSX worker
Evelyn M. Stokes, CSX worker

Evelyn M. Stokes, a retired CSX worker who enjoyed cooking, died Jan. 22 at her Abingdon home of ovarian cancer. She was 65. The daughter of Willie G. Jones Sr., a construction worker, and Thelma Lee Walton Jones, a homemaker, Evelyn MacMorris Jones was born in Oak City, N.C. In 1958, she moved with her family to Brooklyn, N.Y., where she graduated in 1967 from Thomas Jefferson High School. Mrs. Stokes received a certificate in secretarial science from the Educational Opportunity Center in Brooklyn. In 1969, she married William M. Stokes Sr., a federal worker, and the next year moved to Baltimore, where she continued her education at Harford Community College and the Community...