Vivian Elaine Jones departed this life on December 21, 2012 at the age of 58.
Elaine was born in Richmond on April 10, 1954, and grew up in Gloucester. She was a Gloucester High School Class of 1972 graduate. After working many years in the hotel and gift shop industry, she spent the last nine years working at the Christmas Mouse Warehouse in Williamsburg.
Family was very important to her and she enjoyed taking the grandkids on trips to new places and watching them have fun and learn new things. Elaine enjoyed attending NASCAR events and was an avid Tony Stewart fan. She also enjoyed traveling, movies, reading, and being with her family.
Elaine is survived by her husband of 39 years, John C. Jones; her three children: son, Daniel Jones and wife, Michelle, of Zeeland, MI; daughter, Rachel Hutton and husband, Christopher of Roseburg, OR; and daughter, Kimberly Moore and husband, Shane, of Williamsburg; five grandchildren, Tyler, Justin and Grace Hutton; Aiden Moore and Noah Jones. She is also survived by her uncle, Willie Booker of Homestead, FL; and three cousins.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 27 from 6-8 PM at Nelsen Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Rd, Williamsburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
, 11835 Canon Blvd, Ste. A102, Newport News, VA 23606. Online condolences may be expressed at www.nelsencares.com.