Frank Lowell Jones

SEAFORD, VIRGINIA - Frank Lowell Jones passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday April 22, 2014, shortly after celebrating his 76th birthday. Frank was a native of Milton, WI and made Seaford his 2nd home. After he graduated from high school in 1956, he enlisted in the US Air Force and was stationed at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton. He retired after 32 years of service from NASA, and was a part time barber for over 45 years. Frank was an avid hunter, fisherman and golfer. He was also a diehard Packers and Cubs fan and was a member of Providence United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents Frank and Pearl Guernsey Jones. He is survived by his loving wife of almost 55 years Sue Moore Jones; children, David Jones (Carolyn), Steve Jones (Korinne), Chris Jones (Beth) and Becky Leonard (Doug); 9 grandchildren, Jennifer Owens (James), Nicholas, Patrick, Sean, Ashley, and Stephanie Jones, Lindsay, Kaitlin and Aaron Leonard; 5 great grandchildren, Landon, Lina, Aydin, Autumn, and Teagan Owens; a sister, Marilyn Olson and several nieces and nephews. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. John Mattern and his staff at Virginia Oncology, Port Warwick, and all the nurses and staff on the Oncology Ward at Riverside Hospital who graciously provided care, making his last days as gentle and painless as possible. The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 11:00 AM on Friday, April 25, 2014 at Providence United Methodist Church. A Celebration of Life will follow at 11:00 AM with Rev. C. Douglas Akers officiating. Burial will be private in the church cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Providence United Methodist Church 113 Old Dare Road, Yorktown, VA, 23692 or to the 11835 Canon Blvd. Suite A-102, Newport News, VA 23606. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home.

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Amory Funeral Home
410 Grafton Drive Yorktown, VA 23692
757-898-5722

Published in Daily Press on Apr. 24, 2014