Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

October 29, 2013

Wanda Jones

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — Wanda Francis Jones, age 66, of Wedgewood Avenue, Princeton, WV, passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2013 at her home.

Born on July 9, 1947 in Anawalt, she was a daughter of the late George and Sophia Mikels Rose. She had been a resident of Princeton for 9 years and was a member of the Willowbrook Baptist Church. She was retired from A.A.E.F.S. as a restaurant manager.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 sons, William “Chip” Capps and Barry Capps; and a brother, Gene Rose.

Survivors include: Husband: Michael Jones of the home. Stepson: Andrew Jones of Princeton. Stepdaughter: Christine Hash and Jamie of Mt. Airy, NC. Grandchildren: Sophia and Isabel Capps of Cottage Garden, OR. Brothers: David Rose of Gary, Earnest Rose of Pageton, Jack Rose of Thomasville, NC, Billy Rose of Princeton. Sisters: Nannie Matthews of Kernersville, NC, Dorothy Edwards of Anawalt, Gail Barnes of Princeton, Cookie Barnes of Princeton. Special nephews: Donnie Barnes of CA, Bobby and Joey Barnes of Princeton

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 11:00 AM at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell with Rev. Emory Marchant officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, VA with family and friends serving as pallbearers.

Friends may call on Tuesday from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.

Online condolences will be accepted at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.