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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Monday March 14th, 2022

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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Monday March 14th, 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Evergreen Memory Gardens
Monday March 14th, 2022

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George Kenneth "Ken" Jones

George Kenneth “Ken” Jones, 79, of Browns Summit, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2022 at Annie Penn Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Monday, March 14, 2022 at Wilkerson Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Campbell officiating.  Burial will follow in Evergreen Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service and other times at the home of Kurt and Beth Hodges, 2305 Pine Lane, Reidsville.

Ken was born in Rockingham County to the late James S. Jones and Eva Sizemore Martin.  He was a graduate of Wentworth High School.  After serving his country in the US Navy, he went to work at Southern Bell, a job he kept until retirement.  He was a member of the Oldsmobile Club of America and enjoyed the swap meet at Charlotte each year.  He loved fishing, hunting, working crossword puzzles and watching Jeopardy. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Pamela Jones; granddaughter, Sally Anne Jones; brothers, Bobby Cecil and Eddie Weadon.

He is survived by his children, David Jones (Angie) and Beth Hodges (Kurt); grandchildren, Austin Jones (Katelin), Claire Jones Barksdale (Jarrett), Justin and Tony Farmer; great grandson, Jackson Lee Barksdale; brother, Johnny Weadon; sister, Sue Giles (Eddie). 

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County, P.O. Box 281, Wentworth, NC 27375 or Charity of Donor’s Choice. 

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A candle was lit in memory of George Jones

Carole Lemons Griffin Mar 22 2022 11:41 AM

Beth and David, I am so sorry for your loss. Your dad was always very sweet whenever I saw him and I know he will be missed by all who knew him. If you need anything I am just a phone call away.

Denise Stone Mar 14 2022 1:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of George Jones

Wetona E Billings Mar 14 2022 12:03 PM

Beth and David, I am sincerely sorry for the loss of your dad

Avra Waller Mar 14 2022 10:25 AM

So sorry to hear about your Dad.

Curtis & Peggy Booth Mar 13 2022 7:34 PM

Beth I am so sorry to here of Ken's passing. We went to school and lived near each other in our younger years. I am asking God to comfort you all at this heartbreaking time. Jay London Ray

Jay London Ray Mar 13 2022 3:21 PM

Beautiful pictures and wonderful memories. Prayers for you and all the family.

Karen Jones Mar 13 2022 2:11 PM

I went to school and worked with Ken at Southern Bell
Sorry to hear of your loss

John T. Dallas Mar 13 2022 12:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of George Jones

Wendy Stanley Mar 13 2022 10:20 AM

Sorry for your loss.

Joann Wilson Mar 13 2022 10:18 AM

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