Verga Jones

January 26, 1927 ‒ October 18, 2004

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Verga E. Jones, age 77, of Mount Vernon, died Monday October 18, 2004 at the Country Court Nursing Home in Mount Vernon. Verga was born January 26, 1927 in Parkersburg, West Virginia to Otis and Jennett (Johnston) Cunningham and had been a resident of Mount Vernon for the past 59 years. She was a member of the Newark Road Church of Christ in Mount Vernon. Verga was a loving and devoted wife and mother to her family.

Surviving are her loving husband Harry Jones whom she married November 3, 1956; her daughter Jennett Frye of Mount Vernon; her son Robert A. Jones of Houston, Texas; seven grandchildren; three brothers; Ralph (Tonya) Cunningham of Belpre, Otis (Patricia) Cunningham of Dallas, Texas and Glen (Ruth) Cunningham of Columbus; two sisters, Edith (Roger) King of Parkersburg, West Virginia and Mary Mills of Little Hocking. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by three brothers; Denver Cunningham, Virgil Cunningham, Dale Cunningham and a sister, Ruth Smith.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 5 to 7 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where a funeral service will be held on Thursday at 1 PM with Mr. Russell Howard officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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