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Adline D. Jones

Hopewell, Virginia

1949 - 2019


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J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc. Obituary

Ms. Adline D. Jones, 70, of 2308 Grant Street, Hopewell, VA, departed this life Friday morning, October 4, 2019.  She was a native of Prince George County, VA, the daughter of the late Robert Harris and Cora Teen Hunt.

She was a member of Lebanon Baptist Church in Disputanta, VA, and served 25 years, mostly on a supervisory level at Fort Lee, VA.


She preceded in death by her parents and sister, Rosa Harris Walker; brother, Philip Harris and great niece, Ebonee Claiborne.


Surviving are: a devoted daughter, Donetta Fields of Hopewell, VA; a devoted son, Cornelius Jones of Hopewell, VA; three grandchildren, Christopher Hunt, Lutora Hunt and Sharniece Pate of Hopewell, VA; six great-grandchildren; a lifelong partner, Bobby Gordon of Hopewell, VA; two sisters, Carolyn Blanding (Hampton) and Ms. Joan Smith both of Hopewell, VA; three brothers, Glenn Harris (Minnie) of Hopewell, VA, Matthew Harris of Prince George, VA, and Algin Taylor of Petersburg, VA; one devoted niece, Ms. Rita Jones; one devoted friend Ms. Fredon Pelham of Hopewell, VA; numerous cousins in the Harris and Hunt family;  a host nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Service will be held 3:00 P.M., Saturday, October 12, 2019 in the Chapel of J. M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc., 102 South Avenue, Petersburg, VA. The interment to follow at Mt. Sinai Memorial Cemetery.


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Omg I shocked to hear about your passing. You were my neighbor for many years when I lived in Hopewell. You were Always so nice and kind to me with motherly advice for me and for that I will always be grateful. Rest Easy my friend. To the family you are all in my thoughts and prayers


As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.

Rest In Peace Lois

You're gonna be miss my dearest friend! You maybe gone but never forgotten!

You're truly gonna be missed, thank God for the moments we shared! You may be gone but you'll never be forgotten!

Adline, God has reached down and pulled His faithful angel to that magnificent mansion in the heavens. He only takes the best and you were that in the earth and now you get to praise Him in the heavenly home. God bless you and know that you will be forever in our hearts. Love you! Estelle Burfict & Family

Rest well my friend.