Nancy Lynn Jones

September 08, 1956 ‒ October 26, 2016

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Nancy Lynn Jones, age 60, of Mount Vernon passed away on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the Knox Community Hospital.

She was born on September 8, 1956 in Wichita, Kansas to Lewis Jones and Shirley Mae (Smith) Tucker. Nancy attended the Licking County Starlight School and was employed at New Hope Industries. She was a member of the Four Square Gospel Church.

She is survived by her mother Shirley Mae Tucker; her step mother Patricia Jones; her brother Brian (Jeanette) Jones; her sisters Jennifer (Tim) Houck, Penny (David) Correno; her step brother David (Carolyn) McCoy; three step sisters, Mary Jane (Tom) Hasenzahl, Carole Miller, and Linda (Glen) Story; her special friend Russell Seitter and numerous nieces and nephews.

Nancy was preceded in death by her father Lewis Jones and her brother John Jones.

Friends may call on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 12:00 – 1:00 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. A service will follow beginning at 1:00 PM with Pastor Jerry Morgan officiating. Burial will take place in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Ohio Special Olympics, 18490 Paige Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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  • My heartfelt condolences to the family.The bible makes this comforting promise, “God is close to the brokenhearted;He saves those who are crushed in spirit.” (Psalms 34:18)

  • Sending love and hugs to Nancy’s family. I’ll be keeping you in my thoughts during this difficult time.

  • We’re so far apart in miles, but not in thoughts, love, and prayers. Sweet Heavenly peace for Nancy. Bittersweet tears for the ones who loved her. 🌻💐🌺🌹🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️❤️

  • I’m so sad that she has passed .. I loved working with her !!!! She was very special to me … May she Rest in Peace … Those she left behind are in my thoughts and prayers … Wear your wings proudly Nancy let them take you to beautiful places …

  • We will remember Nancy for her sweet mile.
    Nancy was blessed to have had two moms. One mom was my sister Patty who gave a lot of love and constant support to Nancy over the years. Nancy loved to go to church followed by Sunday dinner at McDonald’s.

    • Amen
      Aunt Patty was so good to Nancy for many years. I remember having lunch with them several years ago and how excited Nancy was to have her special McDonalds meal.

  • Larry and I send our love and prayers of comfort to the family. Nancy Lynn was a joyful spirit. She will be missed. Rest in Peace, dear one.

  • Always remembered and never forgotten. Thank you Jonesy for etching a special place in all our hearts. I’ll miss you dearly <3 Prayers for her family and friends and caretakers who all loved her beyond words.

  • It was a pleasure to be a part of your life NJ…always remember you yelling at me to hush up and to tell me how to do my job of taking care of you…and to “get one” over on us new people lol truely a blessing you are…may you rip and know you touched a lot of lives…prayers to your family and friends …LOVE U TOO TALL

  • Nancy you always made me smile even you made me frustrated. I will forever miss your hugs and kisses and your asking for Reese Cups. You are now with Daddy and you can push all the buttons you want. Love you and you will never be forgotten ❤️❤️❤️😇

  • Matthew 5:4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”
    God bless sweet Nancy and her family.
    Each are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • It was my honor taking care of you Nancy! You got your wings now my love fly high! Prayers to the whole family and friends! Love you and will miss you!

  • RIP Sweet Lady! Will never forget you….you were one of a kind!! Condolences to the family. She loved Pat Jones so much and always looked foward to phone calls and visits from her.

  • So sorry for your loss. My prayer’s are with you and your family. I have known Nancy for 30 years from the Knox County Board of DD. She will be greatly missed.

  • Nancy Jones! You were so stinkin ornery, but my short experience with CCL wouldn’t have been the same without you. I can see you now, torturing everyone in paradise, with your silly tactics. Rest easy, pretty lady! I hope they have all the cake you could ever want. <3

  • Loved taking care of you Nancy will miss you rest in peace will miss you prayers to the family

  • Rest In Peace Nancy miss you enjoyed spending time with you transporting you around. In the 3 years I’ve been with CCL