Virginia Mae Jones
July 27, 1920 ‒ August 23, 2006
Virginia Mae Jones, age 86 of Delaware, passed away early Wednesday morning at Delaware Court, following a brief illness. She was born July 27, 1920 in Hepzibah, WV to George and Rosa (nee Cunningham) Drain. She’d lived most of her life in the Delaware area and was a waitress at the LK restaurant and the Campbell House restaurant. She was a member of the Delaware Christian Church, and enjoyed time with her grandchildren, and she loved to read. She is survived by her three daughters Bonita (Allen) Baldwin of Delaware, Lisa (Leon) Lawcock of Delaware, and Sharon (Mack) Yarbrough of Dallas, TX; sons Rick (Brenda) of Galena and Larry of Washington Courthouse; ten grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Ralph in 1977, a sister Florence Griffith, and a brother George at infancy. Friends will be received at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, 1510 W. William St. today (Thursday) from 4:00 – 8:00 PM where funeral services will be held Friday at 1:00 PM with Pastor Al Perry of the Delaware Christian Church officiating. Interment will be at Ashley Union Cemetery.