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Elmer Howard "Posey" Jones, 91 of Beckley, died Sunday, October 15, 2017, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
He was born April 23, 1926 at Terry, WV.
Mr. Jones was retired from the maintenance department at the VA Medical Center in Beckley. He was a member and former deacon at Calloway Heights Baptist Church in Beckley. He was an avid outdoorsman and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife of 17 years, Lena Bell Snyder Jones. One son, Tom Jones and wife Debbie of Rhode Island and a daughter, Lennie Jewell of Beckley. Stepson, Samuel Snyder and wife, Deborah of Fenwick, WV and a stepdaughter, Cynthia Giles and companion Hank Pemberton of Oak Hill. Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Calloway Heights Baptist Church in Beckley, with Pastor Bill Horton officiating. Burial with military graveside rites will follow in High Lawn Memorial Park in Oak Hill.
Friends may call at the church from 11:00 a.m. until time of service.
Online condolences at www.highlawnfuneralhomechapel.com
Professional Services by High Lawn Funeral Home, Oak Hill.
Published on October 18, 2017
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