Margaret Helen Jones, 77, of Eggleston died Easter Sunday March 27, 2005 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA. Born in Covington on December 19, 1927 she was a daughter of the late Albert C. and Myrtle Robinson Myers. For over 40yrs she worked as a silk finisher at the dry cleaners, attended Calvary Baptist Church in Elyria, OH, loved reading her Bible and praying for her children and grandchildren and considered her greatest accomplishment raising children, was TOPS Queen for a year, and her favorite time was when all her family came home for Christmas and Easter. She was preceded in death by her husband Hiram Paul Jones, two sisters Alma Mae Jones, Dorothy Albright; three brothers Wilber, Carl, and Alvin Myers and a cherished friend Bill Carbaugh.
She leaves to cherish her memory three daughters Sharon Jones and fiancÚ Roger Shaver of Eggleston, Joyce and Tim Dellisanti of Elyria, OH, Vicki and Bryan Sebastian of Grafton, OH; four sons Donald and Bonnie Grimes of Covington, Paul Dennis Jones of Sheffield Village, OH, David Harold and Joanne Jones of North Olmsted, OH, Gerald Wayne and Rachelle Jones of Sheffield Village, OH. Three sisters-in-law Betty, Barbara, and Jenny Myers; twenty-one grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday March 31, 2005 at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke with Pastor Wilber Wagner officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 6 to 8 PM. While flowers will be appreciated memorial contributions may be made to Riverview Baptist Church in Ripplemead, VA.