Donald W. Jones, Sr.
- October 6, 1958 - August 14, 2012
- Wellston, Ohio
of Donald's Passing
- In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to
Mc Williams Funeral Home
125 East First Street
Wellston, OH 45692
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“I am so sorry for your loss! I pray God's peace be with you all in the days, months and year to come! Don was always so polite and kind! I know he...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Pam Hubbard - Columbus, OH
“My uncle Don and his brother Ron were helping my Dad fix one of our many breakdowns. Mom called the boys in for lunch and believe it or not those...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Cindy Daniels - Wellston, OH
“My deepest sympathies to all of the family, friends, and loved ones of this sweet and loving family. Gracie-My thoughts and prayers are with you and...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Michelle Horton & Family - OH
“Grace and Family,
Sorry to hear of your loss, Don was a childhood friend and neighbor, as you were. You will all remain in my prayers. I am so...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Coy Johnson - Wellston, OH
“So sorry for your loss.
5 of 11 | Posted by: Pheobe
“So sorry for your loss. I went to school with Don and Ron. Fond and fun memories. My prayers and thoughts go out to your family.
6 of 11 | Posted by: Tammy Scott - Beaufort, SC
“Grace, Jennifer, Donald and Jessica,
I'm so sorry for your loss. I have some good memories of Don while working at Green Giant. My thoughts and...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Margaret Goldschmidt - Cassville, MO
“You were a childhood friend and my deepest condolences goes out to his wife and family. RIP Donnie.
8 of 11 | Posted by: Lori Jarvis Bailey - Columbus, OH
“he will be greatly missed
9 of 11 | Posted by: larry and linda brown - wellston, OH
“My heart goes out to your family in your time of loss. I will keep you up lifted in my prayers. I pray for strength for the family to endure all that...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Beckie Hargett - Jackson, OH
“We are so sadden to hear of your loss.
I have lots of good memories of Donnie..
Our heart goes out to you.
11 of 11 | Posted by: Chris & Peg Barber
Donald W. Jones, Sr., age 53, of Wellston, passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2012, at the Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio. He was born October 6, 1958 in Cabin Creek, W.Va., the son of the late George and Lola Gentry Jones. Donald was a 1977 graduate of Wellston High School and Buckeye Hills Career Center. He was a former employee of Green Giant and Bellisio Foods, where he worked as an industrial maintenance man. Donald was a veteran of the Unites States Army and was a member of the American Legion Post 371 of Wellston and the V.F.W. Post 9092 of Wellston. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Grace Exline Jones; children, Jennifer Jones Gilliland, Donald W. Jones, Jr. and Jessie Jones, all of Wellston; grandchildren, Amber and Dillan Gilliland and Trinity Jones; sisters and brothers, Patricia Mitchell of Florence, Ky., Margaret Jean Skinner of Beverly, Carol Bush of Lancaster, Geneva Erwin of Crooksville, Thomas Jones of Vincent, Joyce Clemons of Wellston, Ronald Jones of Hamden, David Jones of Byer and Darrell Jones, Sr. of Hamden, as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Besides his parents, Donald was preceded in death by his brother, Joe Jones; nephew, Darrell Ray Jones, Jr.; niece, Kimberly Jones; and father-in-law and mother-in-law, William and Virginia Exline. Calling hours will be Saturday from 4 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral services will be Sunday at 2 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Mathews officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery with military honors by the American Legion Post 371 of Wellston. In lieu of flowers, the family would greatly appreciate contributions, in Donald's name, be given to the McWilliams Funeral Home.