Dr. Jones honored with Alumni Award

Dr. Charles Alvin Jones, a retired family physician who cared for the people of Huntsville for over 20 years, received the Ashbel Smith Distinguish...

September 28, 2022
1:06 PM

Dr. Charles Alvin Jones, a retired family physician who cared for the people of Huntsville for over 20 years, received the Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumni Award from the John Sealy School of Medicine, part of the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. The award recognizes 'outstanding service to the medical profession and to humanity.'Dr. Alvin Jones was born in rural Polk County, Texas. As a teen he helped his mother during her illness and became inspired to become a physician. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin and began medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in 1961.

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