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Originally published: 2013-07-12 15:16:34
Last modified: 2013-07-12 15:16:34

Wanda Bailey Jones

Wanda Bailey Jones, 60, of Bamboo Road, Boone, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at Caldwell Memorial Hospital in Lenoir.

Born Oct. 30, 1952, in Avery County, she was a daughter of Carl and Jenny Lee Bailey. Jones was a member of the Holiness Church in Roan Mountain. Jones loved her family and cherished time spent with her grandchildren, and her constant companion “Bug.”

She is survived by her husband of l8 years, Clifford Jones; son, Jamie Calloway of Newland; daughter, Amy Calloway Morrison and husband, Dean, of Lenoir; stepsons, Jerry Jones of Vilas, and Randall Jones of Boone; grandchildren, Dalton and Montana Calloway, Brittany and Dameon Morrison, and Emily Jones; special sons, Kelly Calloway and his daughter, Kallie, and Gallie Calloway and his children, Gabriel Calloway and Adalaiah Arnett; special granddaughter, Emily Lackey; brothers, Roger Bailey and wife, Linda, Bobby Bailey and wife, Betty, and Roy Bailey and wife, Darlene, all of Newland; sister-in-law, Gail Bailey of Roan Mountain, Tenn.; and brother-in-law, Fred Benfield, of Newland.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Robert and Charles Bailey; and sisters, Lotus Benfield and Frances Wise.

Funeral services were conducted 7 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Austin & Barnes Funeral Home Chapel, officiated by the Rev. Harold Danner. The family received friends 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday prior to services at Austin & Barnes.

Graveside services and burial were conducted 10 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at the Bailey Cemetery in Newland.

Memorial donations may be made to the Wanda Jones Memorial Fund in care of Austin & Barnes Funeral Home.

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Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Jones family.

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