Ethel H. Jones, age 96, of White oak, died November 18, 2019, at home. Born in Port Vue, PA, she was the daughter of the late Fred W. and Gisella (Lux) Hurst and the wife of the late Jack Jones for over 64 years.
Ethel dedicated her life to caring for her family. In her early years, she worked at Bell Telephone Co. She was a member of the Port Vue United Methodist Church. Ethel was a former member of both Central Presbyterian and Kephart United Methodist Church. She was a woman of faith, and her greatest joy was her family.
Ethel is survived by her sons, Russell of White Oak, Kenneth (Sue) of Fayette City, Richard of Pembroke, FL and Barry (Terri) of White Oak; grandchildren, Allen, Gary (Lori), Scott, Mark, Eric (Holly), Anna, Jessica, Eric (Bonnie), Jennifer (Matt) and Rudy; great-grandchildren, Carlee, Carson, Shawn, Ricki, Brett, Myles, Aria, Shawn, Ava and Netta; also nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, Ethel was also preceded in death by her grandson, Gregory; brother, Fred Everett Hurst.
Family and friends will be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Thursday, November 21, 2019, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Family and friends will meet at the Port Vue United Methodist Church for the funeral service, on Friday, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Jefferson Memorial Park.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com
Originally published November 19, 2019.