Noble Lysten Jones was born on 16 Dec 1898 in Missouri, the son of Fletcher and Anna Jones. The family lived in Lafayette, MO, during his childhood. His siblings included: Kemble, Christina, Alberta, Clifton, and Wilson. He graduated from Lincoln High School, Kansas City, MO, before attending Fisk University, Marshall, TN.
On 13 Sep 1920, he entered K-State as a junior, following the general science course of study. He attended two semesters.
He lived in the Phi Beta Sigma Chapter House, 1020 Colorado, during his time at K-State.
The 1930 census finds him living in Berkely, CA, working as a watchman. He resided with his parents. Nothing is known about his life from this point onward.
K-State Directory, 1920
Royal Purple, 1921
1900 Census: Missouri - Lafayette County - Davis - District 150
1910 Census: Missouri - Lafayette County - Davis - District 94
1930 Census: California - Alameda County - Berkeley - District 303
World War I Draft Registration