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In Memory of

Hugh Campbell Jones, Sr.

June 10, 1929 - March 17, 2014

Obituary


JONES, Hugh Campbell Sr., 84, born in Raleigh, N.C. on June 10, 1929, climbed his last mountain March 17, 2014. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years, Ruth S. Jones; his sons, Robert C. Jones Sr. and wife, Beth, and David M. Jones Sr. He is survived by his daughter, Kimberly J. Hamblin and husband, Rick; his son, Hugh C. Jones Jr. "Rusty" and wife, Kathi; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. A graduate of VCU class of 1950, he served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict...

JONES, Hugh Campbell Sr., 84, born in Raleigh, N.C. on June 10, 1929, climbed his last mountain March 17, 2014. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years, Ruth S. Jones; his sons, Robert C. Jones Sr. and wife, Beth, and David M. Jones Sr. He is survived by his daughter, Kimberly J. Hamblin and husband, Rick; his son, Hugh C. Jones Jr. "Rusty" and wife, Kathi; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. A graduate of VCU class of 1950, he served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict (1951 to 1953). Mr. Jones owned the Hugh Inn in the early 1950s and retired from Ford Motor Company in 1988 after 31 years. He was a member and deacon of Chamberlayne Baptist Church, AF & AM Tuckahoe Lodge #1347, Scottish Rite Temple, Acca Shriners, American Legion, Paralyzed Veterans of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter, Disabled American Veterans, National Spinal Cord Injury Association, Chickahominy Disability Services Board and Richmond Woodturners Club. The family will receive friends 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Woody Funeral Home Atlee Chapel, Rt. 301 and Shady Grove Road. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March, 20 at 11 a.m. at Chamberlayne Baptist Church, 215 Wilkinson Rd., Richmond, Va. 23227. Interment will be in Signal Hill Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Chamberlayne Baptist Church or Spinal Cord Injury Association of Virginia, P.O. Box 8326, Richmond Va. 23226, or a charity of your choice. Arrangements under the direction of Woody Funeral Home-Atlee Chapel, Mechanicsville, VA.