Eunice Mullen Jones, age 89, of Blacksburg, VA, went to be with the Lord Monday, February 14, 2011 at Kroontje Health Care Center. She was born in Hertford County, NC on May 22, 1921 to the late Miles Thomas (Pete) and Jonie Pilant Mullen.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Milton Jones; three sisters, Ruth Spivey of Tunis, NC, Margaret Withey of Fairfield Glade, TN, Nellie Horton of Chesapeake, VA and a brother, William Mullen of Tunis, NC. She was a long term resident of Portsmouth, Va.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Robert M. and JoAnn Jones of Blacksburg; a grandson, Greg Jones and his wife, Alexis of Richmond, VA; nieces, JoAnn Herring, Joyce Bryum, Norma Jean Hannigan, Margorie Phillipe, Peggy Hanbury, Barbara Ann Yoder.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, Feburary 19, 2011 at 1:00 pm in the Holly Springs Baptist Church, Winton, NC with Rev. Gilbert Crawford and Rev. Thorton Frye officiating.
The family will recieve friends Saturday from 12:00 noon until service time at the church.
Interment will follow in the Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Winton, NC.