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James E. Jones

James E. Jones James E. Jones

James (Jim) Edward Jones, 85, Martinsburg, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at Meadowview Health and Rehab in Salem.

Born April 18, 1934, he was the son of the late Herbert and Gloria Sturgeon Jones.

He worked at and retired from General Electric Co.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Herbert Jones Jr., Harold Jones and Howard Jones; three sisters, Linda McCoy, Mary Richardson and Janet Jones; a half brother, Brian Jones; and a great-grandchild, Shane Jones.

Survivors include his wife of six years, the former Wanda Freed; three sons, James Michael (Mike), Phillip and Mark Jones; a daughter, Loretta Volpert; two brothers, Larry and Roger Jones; a sister, Ruth Ann Dunn; three half brothers, Kevin, Eddie and Troy Jones; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

Visitation: Tuesday, Sept. 17, from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, Sept. 18, after 9 a.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.

Funeral: Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with interment in the Martinsburg Cemetery.

The family suggests memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.