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Edith Irby Jones

Edith Irby Jones (Facebook/UAMS)
Edith Irby Jones (Facebook/UAMS)

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July 21, 2019 "A wonderful lady and doctor who accomplished much not for herself but for the many in need of her expertise. We need more fine people like her." - Ron (Eugene, OR)
July 20, 2019 "Dr. Jones you be will greatly missed
Barbara Jones " - Barbara Jones (Ferndale, MI)
July 20, 2019 "One of the best person I have ever known. I want to say thank you from the bottom of my heart. You were a treasure for me and my family. My mother had 10 girls and could not afford medical treatment, but you never turned us away. You provided care for from childhood to adulthood and I say THANK YOU. God has his angel back and you will surely be missed. " - Delores Willams (Houston, TX)
July 20, 2019 "Dr. Jones was both brilliant and kind, both loyal and giving. I felt honored to meet her at Knoxville College." - Donna Sherwood (Knoxville, TN)
July 20, 2019 "Edith accomplished great things in her life and lived for a long time. She will be truly missed by friends and family. May the God of comfort massage your hearts forever with peace." - BRY (CA)
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Obituary for Edith Irby Jones
Edith Irby Jones was the first African American to attend and graduate from the University of Arkansas Medical School in 1952. She was also the first...
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