Martha Jenkinson Jones, 83, of Jacksonville, died Oct. 24, 2004, in Hickory, NC.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Jones Funeral Home Jacksonville chapel with the Rev. Ed Fleegle officiating.Burial will follow at Wilmington National Cemetery.
She was a past administrator for Navy Relief; member of theRetired Officers Association, the Onslow Home Extension Service, Republican Women's Association; and attended Covenant Presbyterian Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Maj. Charles D. Jones, and passed away peacefully and gracefully surrounded by family and friends.
Survivors include her son, David S. Jones of Hickory; two daughters, Daryl Shenlund of Greenville, S.C., and Debra Finley of Conover, N.C.; two brothers, Frank Jenkinson of Tampa, Fla., and George Jenkinson of Syossett, N.Y.; a sister, Florence Redding, deceased; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice of Catawba Valley, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, N.C. 28658.