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Genieve Collier Jones

• Jan 14, 2019 at 3:11 PM

BIG STONE GAP, VA - Genieve Collier Jones, 90, passed away peacefully, Sunday morning, Jan. 13, 2019 at her home. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Ellis Jones, Sr.; by one son, Charles Ellis Jones, Jr.; by her parents, Owen and Nannie Bowman Collier; and by her siblings, Lola, F. G., Eula Mae, Elgin, and Harrison.

Surviving are her sons, Roger, Roy and wife Vicky, Robert and wife Helen, and Gerald and wife Lorena; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In our time of sorrow, we, her family, express thanks to her many friends and special caregivers Pam and Jessica, and we find comfort and strength knowing she did not suffer and is at peace with her Lord and our Lord, Jesus Christ forevermore. 

The family will receive friends 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 16, 2019) at Gilliam Funeral Home (618 Wood Ave., W.) in Big Stone Gap.  Funeral services will follow in the funeral home chapel with Elder Burnice Sybert officiating.

Committal graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Powell Valley Cemetery in Dryden, Va.  Family and friends will meet at the funeral home by 1:30 p.m. Thursday to go in procession.

The family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve Mrs. Jones’ family.

To view the obituary online and offer condolences, please visit www.gilliamfuneralhome.com.

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