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            Alberta R. Jones, 91, of Fairview, WV died Saturday, July 22, 2017 at her residence.

            She was born February 20, 1926 at Bobtown, PA, a daughter of the late Pierce I. Tennant and Snoda Ellen Eddy Tennant.

            She was a wonderful mother, dedicated wife, and awesome friend.  Most of her life was spent working on the Jones Dairy Farm in Fairview, West Virginia.  She had a contract with the Monongalia County School Board transporting children for several years.   She loved life, farming, gardening, her flowers and mowing her yard on her Bolens lawn tractor.

            Mrs. Jones attended the Pumpkin Center Church of Christ until her health would no longer permit her to go.

            Surviving are two sons, Bill Jones of Morgantown, and Jack Jones of Washington, PA; two daughters, Sherry Maxwell of Kingmont and Penny Quickle of Fairview; twelve grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

            In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kyle Jones; four brothers, Leon Merl Tennant, Walter Hayes Tennant, Kyle Copeland, and Willis Tennant; one sister, Isabelle Wilkinson; one son, David Jones; and a son-in-law, Roger Quickle.

            Friends may call at the Owen-Neely Funeral Home in Blacksville from 6-8 PM Monday.  Funeral services will be held in the funeral home at 11:00 AM Tuesday with Evangelist Mark Jones officiating.  Interment will follow in the Shuman Cemetery near Fairview.