Virginia Ellen Jones, 89, enjoyed shopping and collecting antiques

Virginia Ellen Jones
Virginia Ellen Jones

Virginia Ellen Jones, 89, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. She was born in Nantucket, Massachusetts, to the late Frank and Pearl Long. She was a loving and proud wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Virginia enjoyed collecting antiques, shopping, going out to eat and FOX News. She was a member of the Garden Club and Depression Glass Club.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee H. Jones, with whom she is now reunited.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Duane Jones (Julie) of Clearwater, Florida, Deborah Rymer (Gary) of Ball Ground, Georgia, David Jones (Lisa) of Zuni and Dawn Anderson (Mike) of Virginia Beach; sister, Phyllis Wood of Kentucky; and 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

The family would like to extend their heartfelt appreciation to all the caring staff at Our Lady of Perpetual Help and to Medi Home Health and Hospice for their loving care of Virginia.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m., Saturday, March 2, at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Sunday, March 3, at the funeral home chapel with burial following in Rosewood Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Employee Holiday Fund.

Share online condolences with the family at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home.

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