Did Bobby Jones Have a Large Family?

Bobby Jones had a wife, Mary Rice Jones, and three children, Robert Jones III, Mary Ellen and Clara. Bobby Jones' son, Robert III, died of a fatal heart attack only two years after Bobby Jones died of the spinal disease syringomyelia.

Jones also has a grandson named Robert Tyre Jones IV. Robert Jones IV has children, but his oldest son died suddenly. Robert Jones IV has a master's degree in divinity and a Ph.D in psychology. He practices psychology near Atlanta.

Jones was a devout Baptist and taught Sunday school, but his wife was a devout Catholic. The couple raised their children in the Catholic faith, but Robert III married a Methodist, according to Faith Magazine. Bobby Jones married Mary Rice in 1924. Robert Jones III played golf and won the Atlanta City Championship.