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MICAVILLE - Media Rebecca Jones, 89, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Brian Center Health & Rehabilitation in Spruce Pine. A native of Swain County, she was a daughter of the late John and Fannie Jones, and the wife of Sam Jones, who died in 1996. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Bonnie Baines; two brothers, Bennett and Hoie Jones; a stepdaughter, Violet Carroll; and a step grandson, Roger Jones. Media was a member of Pleasant Gap Baptist Church. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and friend, putting needs of others before her own.

Surviving are a son, Dennis Jones and wife, Oma of Spruce Pine; two stepsons, J. B. Jones and wife, Peggy of Burnsville, and Clarence Jones and wife, Sudie of Charlotte; a stepdaughter, Deola Hutchins of Webster, NY; a sister, Gladys Oliver of Redding, Calif.; a brother, Grady Jones and wife, Bobby of Bryson City; a granddaughter, Whitney Jones; 11 step grandchildren, Randy, Tim and Tracy Jones, Kim Boone, Marsha Greene, Robin Tarleton, Darrell, Denise and Lisa Hutchins, Nicole Flanagan and Rick Carroll; 18 step great-grandchildren; and 10 step great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 7 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home in Burnsville. Revs. Steve Williams and Bobby Greene officiated. A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Fred Young Cemetery at Pleasant Gap. The family received friends from 5:30 p.m. until the funeral hour at the funeral home. The family expresses their appreciation to the Brian Center for the loving care and compassion.

Mitchell News-Journal 7/30/2014