Opal C. Jones

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Age

102

Entered into Rest

May 6, 2017

Opal C. (Hill) Jones, 102, of Urbana went home to be with the Lord on May 6, 2017 in her home with her loving family by her side.
Opal was born April 23, 1915 in Mechanicsburg, the daughter of Otis R. and Carrie (Tolliver) Hill. She was a devote member of the Bethesda Apostolic Church, Urbana and was active in the Womens auxiliary. She loved gardening, especially tending to her flowers and sewing quilts.
Opal is survived by her children, Herbert Jones, John Jones, Yvonne Roe, Pat Jones, Pam Jones, Reverdia Jones, Lorraine Jones and Dimitira (Herschel) Byrd; her sister, Edna Bowman; as well as numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews of several generations.
Opal was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Herbert M. Jones; her children, Stanton K. Jones, Stanley F. Jones, Rita G. Greene; son-in-law, Lavelle Roe; siblings, Harry Hill, Delmar Hill, Wilber Hill, Beatrice Martin, Helen Davis, Gladys Hill and Dorothy Adams; as well as a nephew Jimmy Hill.
Opals family would like to thank all that helped in taking care of her and for the caring and devoted medical organization, especially Angela, Melinda, Tina & Daniele from hospice; social worker, C.J.; her son, John; Robin and Connie; Hospice Chaplain, Victor; friends, cousins, Vernon Funeral Home, and all that showed their love.
Home Going services will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, May 13, 2017 in the Bethesda Apostolic Church, Urbana. The family will receive friends from 9-10 AM prior to the service. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana.
Serving as pall bearers will be Brice Greene, Payton Greene, Arragone Greene, Ashlin Roe, Lavelle Roe, and Richie Robinson. Serving as honorary pall bearers will be Paul Jones, Mike Howell, Randy Robinson and Tre and Quincy Stillgess.
Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.