Wanda Jean Jones, 74, of Pembroke, departed this life Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke. Born in Pembroke, on December 31, 1938, she was a daughter of the late Noel EJ and Nora Lafon Williams. She was retired from Food Service at Virginia Tech and was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, New River Ward at Pembroke. Wanda was a 1956 graduate of Pembroke High School. She was preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband Bobbie Ray Jones in 1973, her brother E J Williams, and her best bud Mittens her kitty.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter and son-in-law Mitzi and Robert Kidd, Sr. of Narrows; her brother and sister-in-law Richard Allen and Linda Kay Williams of Hampton; her sister and brother-in-law Gail and Rodney Smith of Pembroke; her grandchildren Niccole Sharee Kidd and Robert Allen Kidd, Jr.; her great granddaughter Aaliyah Faith Kidd (Bug), her very special friend Henry Garnand of Christiansburg; and her nephews Ronnie and Gary and her nieces Jennifer and Chasity.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 2 pm in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with burial following in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home two hours before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.