Vernon W. Jones
Vernon Wilson Jones, 76, of Boyce, Virginia died Sunday, November 11, 2012 in Winchester Medical Center.
Mr. Jones was born in 1936, in Clayton, North Carolina, the son of the late William and Dorothy Jones. He was a Veteran having served in the United States Army. He was an officer with the Virginia State Police, with Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, retiring in 1992. After retirement, he worked as a security guard at the Foxcroft School in Middleburg, Virginia.
He married Frances L. Fantuzzo on August 17, 1973.
Surviving with his wife is his daughter, Heather Jones of Boyce; son, Jeffrey Jones and his wife, Sandi of Stephens City, Virginia; two grandchildren, Thacher Jones and Brayden Coffey; numerous special sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews and a special aunt, Edith Lee. One brother Willard Jones preceded him in death.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday prior to the service from 1:00-2:00 PM at Omps Funeral Home, South Chapel.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Wednesday at Omps Funeral Home, South Chapel. Interment will be in Shenandoah Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Jeffrey Jones, Al Fantuzzo, Frank Fantauzzo, Edward Worthington, Ken Yarina and Larry Pearson.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Briggs Animal Adoption Center, 3731 Berryville Pike, Charles Town, West Virginia, 25414.
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