MOORESBORO - Mrs. Jones, a native of Bluefield, West Va., went to be with her Lord surrounded by her loving family as they sang and prayed, Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte.
Mrs. Jones was a homemaker, and a member of WestwoodHeightsBaptistChurch, former choir member and Sunday school teacher. She headed the local missions group which baked cookies and distributed them locally. She also taught in Bible school for more than 50 years and was in ministry her entire life.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ray M. and Pearl Collins Cregar; a son, Donald Ray Jones and a brother, Bobby Cregar.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Charles E. Jones Sr., of the home; two sons and daughter-in-laws, Gene Jones and Sharon, Mooresboro, and Steve Jones and Ann, Lattimore; three daughters and two son-in-laws, Teresa Edmonson and Rodney, Mooresboro, Barbara Tidwell and Bill, Georgetown, SC, and Pat Edwards, Mooresboro; a sister, Nancy Havens, Lewisburg; grandchildren: Chad and (Melissa) Jones, Matthew and (Bambi) Jones, Amber Wesson, David and (Beth) Jones, Kelly Meeks, Karen Freeman, Daniel and (Elizabeth) Edmonson, Elisabeth Edmonson, Lindy Tidwell and Jonathan Tidwell; 17 great-grandchildren; one great-granddaughter and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at WestwoodHeightsBaptistChurch
Funeral Service: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church
Burial: ClevelandMemorial Park
Officiated By: The Rev. David Costner and Dr. Danny West
Funeral Home: Cleveland Funeral Services and Crematory are serving the family
Memorials : May be made to Westwood Heights Baptist Church, Building Fund, 650 Dellinger Rd., Shelby, N.C. 28152
Online Condolences: www.clevelandfuneralservice.com