Jesse Donald Jones, 81, of Chapmanville, departed this life on Saturday, August 24, 2013, at the Veterans Administration Hospital, Huntington.
He was born May 18, 1932, at Harts, a son of the late Lucian Taylor Jones Sr. and Alice "Pete" Webb Jones.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Peggy (Jones) Kearney and one brother, Quentin Ferrell.
Don was a graduate of Huntington High School, he was the Adjutant of the DAV Post #39 at Harts, and a member of the American Legion Post #103 of Chapmanville and the VFW Post #6153.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Glenna (Neil) Jones of Godby Heights; two daughters, Janet Jones of Chapmanville and Terri Charles and her husband Tony of Chapmanville; two grandchildren, Crystal (Howell) Beck and her husband Michael and Garrett Howell; and one brother, Lucian T. "Bud" Jones and his wife Bonnie of Harts.
Services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 28, 2013, at Freeman Funeral Home, with Ministers Drew Bledsoe and Tony Charles officiating. Entombment will follow at Highland Memory Gardens, Old Logan Road, Pecks Mill.
Friends may call Tuesday, August 27, 2013 from 6 - 9 p.m., at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Tony Charles, Garrett Howell, Michael Bledsoe, John Kearney, Greg Howell and Charles Kinney.
Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, is in charge of the arrangements.