Immigration Inspector Marion Jabez Jones

Immigration Inspector Marion Jabez Jones

United States Department of Justice - Immigration and Naturalization Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Friday, November 1, 1946

Marion Jabez Jones

Immigration Inspector Marion Jones succumbed to injuries sustained four days earlier when he was struck by a vehicle on the International Bridge (modern-day Gateway to the Americas International Bridge) in Laredo, Texas.

He was taken to Mercy Hospital, where he died from his injuries at 5:19 am, on Friday, November 1st, 1946.

Inspector Jones was U.S. Navy Reserve veteran of WWII and joined the Immigration Service in 1940. He was survived by his expectant wife. He was buried in the Hillcrest Cemetery in Temple, Bell County, Texas.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Location Texas
  • Incident Date Tuesday, October 29, 1946

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 65th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

I was vey touched by your daughter's moving words left for you. They were very significant to me because my son was murdered 2 1/2 months before his first child was born. and I know that although he is adored by many, my grandson will also forever feel that void.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater. Pittsburg Police Dept., eow 4/24

November 1, 2011

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