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Pricilla Diane Jones

April 9, 1940 ~ June 23, 2017 (age 77)

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PRICILLA DIANE JONES, age 77, of Washington CH, passed away on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 5:55 p.m. at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on April 9, 1940 in Fayette County to Joseph Thurman and Helen Louise Kelley Gentry. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Diane had worked as a cook and baker at the former “J&J Restaurant” and “Court View Restaurant.” She enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening, being a night owl, watching cartoons, doing cross-word puzzles, and most importantly, she loved being with her family, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Diane was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clarence Russell “Russ” Jones, whom she married on November 26, 1968; sister, Esther Knisley; and her loving pet, Momma Kitty.

Survivors include her children, Pam Jones of Columbus, Billy (Kim) Jones of Washington CH, and Tyler Jones of Jamestown; grandchildren, Joshua, Tearayne, Bacardi (Kayla) Jones; great-grandchildren, Simone, Sophie Diane, Kahlen, and Rilyn Jones, Malachi, Arianna, and Kapri Jones; and siblings, Joseph (Judy) Gentry, Connie Webb, and Bobby (Bonnie) Gentry. Also surviving are several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.

The viewing will be held on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 from 6-8:00 p.m. at the Summers Funeral Home. In keeping with Diane’s wishes, cremation will follow.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Summers Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to www.summersfuneralhome.com


 Service Information

June 28, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Summers Funeral Home
223 W Market Street
Washington CH, OH 43160

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