Eunice W. Jones

Published 12:00 am Monday, October 8, 2007

Franklin - Eunice Westbrook Jones, 87, of Meadow Lane, died Oct. 5, 2007, at Southampton Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Courtland on Aug. 16, 1920, a daughter of the late Edwin P. and Eunice Williams Westbrook. She was married for 34 years to R. Ellsworth Jones who predeceased her in 1991.

She was a member of Franklin Congregational Christian Church.

Mrs. Jones is survived by a stepson, Dr. Robert Ellsworth Jones, Jr. of Birmingham, Alabama, his wife Joie, and Dr. Jones’s daughters, Page, Ellison and Ross and step-son Jay; Also surviving are her niece Peggy Westbrook Shank, nephews, George E. Councill, W. Parker Councill, James E. Westbrook, and Spotswood Smith.

Her sisters, Clare Parker W. Councill and Mary Elizabeth W. Smith, a brother, Edwin P. Westbrook, Jr., and her niece, Jeannie W. Pope, also predeceased her.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Poplar Spring Cemetery with the Rev. James H. Hyatt officiating. The family suggests that memorials be made to Franklin Congregational Christian Church, 412 N. High St., Franklin, Va. 23851. Wright Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.