Robert Taylor Jones
|Robert Taylor Jones|
|6th Governor of Arizona|
January 2, 1939 – January 6, 1941
|Preceded by||Rawghlie C. Stanford|
|Succeeded by||Sidney P. Osborn|
February 8, 1884|
June 11, 1958 74) (aged|
Robert Taylor Jones (February 8, 1884 – June 11, 1958) was the sixth Governor of the U.S. state of Arizona and served from 1939 to 1941. Born in Rutledge, Tennessee, he was a civil engineer and participated in the construction of the Panama Canal. He owned pharmacies in Phoenix and Tucson. He also owned the Jones Western Store in Phoenix and a cattle ranch near Chandler. Jones died in 1958 in Phoenix, Arizona, and is buried in Greenwood/Memory Lawn Mortuary & Cemetery in Phoenix.
- "Arizona Governor Robert Taylor Jones". Former Governors' Bios. National Governors Association. May 3, 2002. Retrieved 16 May 2013.
Rawghlie C. Stanford
|Governor of Arizona
| Succeeded by|
Sidney Preston Osborn