- Last Updated on 07:45 AM 07/29/13
Myrna Terry Jones of 1203 Bellevue Road, Halifax died Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was born in Halifax County on Oct. 4, 1939 and was 73 years old.
Mrs. Jones attended Ash Avenue Baptist Church where she was a member of the Jeannie Taylor Sunday school class. She was a retired sales associate for Wal-Mart.
She is survived by two sons, Calvin H. “Sput” Jones and wife Angie of South Boston and Michael Terry “Mike” Jones and wife Sandra of Halifax; one sister, Elizabeth Bates, of Brookneal; two grandsons, Matthew Jones and wife Megan and Patrick Alan Jones; one granddaughter, Sarah Jones, and fiancé Tony Spencer; one great-granddaughter, Caitlin Comer.
Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Jones III; her parents, Henry Paul Terry Sr. and Fannie Snead Terry; two brothers, Henry “Bossie” Terry Jr. and Nathaniel “Nat” Terry; and one sister, Agnes Tucker.
Funeral services for Mrs. Jones were held at Ash Avenue Baptist Church, Sunday, July 28, 2013, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Bill LaWall officiated with interment at Halifax Memorial Gardens.
Visitation was held at Brooks Funeral Home on Saturday, July 27, 2013, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and other times at the home.
The family requests that those wishing to give memorials consider, Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558 or Ash Avenue Baptist Church, 900 Ash Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.
Online condolences may be made at www.brooksfhinc.com