Wayne F. Jones, 71, of Hampton, passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Jones was born in Erie County, Pa., grew up in Erwin and lived most of his life in Hampton. He was the son of the late Herman and Nellie Burrows Jones.
Mr. Jones retired as proprietor of Wayne Jones Paint Contracting after 40 years. He was a faithful attendee and choir leader of Oak Hill Free Will Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Roberta Street Jones; daughter, Rhonda Kostovick and her husband John; son, Shane Jones and his wife Lisa; daughter, Charmaine Kromer and her husband Mike; son, Brett Jones and his wife Nikki; nine grandchildren, Sara Silvestri, Derek Kostovick, Amber Jones, Eric Jones, Ashley Jones, Kelsey Jones, Kendra Jones, Gage Kromer and Madison Kromer; one great-grandchild, Eli Silvestri; eight sisters, Deanna Clouse, Sue Foster, Dorothy Arnett, Gail Smith, Sandy Tate, Lila Tittle, Faye Masters and Ruth Jackson;and special cousin, Patty Bryant.
Funeral services for Mr. Jones were conducted at 7 p.m. Monday, December 2, at Memorial Funeral Chapel, 212 N. Main Street, Elizabethton. The family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Services were conducted by Pastors Terry Jones and Richard Blevins. Graveside services and interment will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 3, in the Oak Hill Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Oak Hill Free Will Baptist Church members: Phillip Messer, Gerald Roark, Jerome Street, George Collins, Jason Honeycutt and Frank Bowers. Honorary pallbearers will be all other men of Oak Hill Free Will Baptist Church and Dr. James Shipley. The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to either the Oak Hill Free Will Baptist Church Building Fund or ARM Ministries of Elizabethton. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday. Condolences to the Jones family may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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