Nannie Lou Jones

Published 9:32 am Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Nannie Lou Jones, age 80, of Red Oak, VA, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018. She was born June 10, 1938 and was the daughter of the late Clayton and Nannie Mae Dempsey. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Jones; son, Johnnie Jones; and daughter, Rita Holder. Nannie is survived by four sons, Robert Jones of Red Oak, VA, Jesse Jones and wife, Marilyn of Red Oak, VA, Neal Jones and wife, Wilsie of Phenix, VA, and Herbert “Dinkey” Jones and wife, Barbara of Red Oak, VA; daughter, Ruth Melton and husband, Bubba of Red Oak, VA; daughter-in-law, Debbie Jones; and son-in-law, Tony Holder.

She is also survived by sixteen grandchildren; twenty one great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and two special life long friends, Dot King and Cathy Clements.

Visitation was held from 6 until 8 p.m., Friday, December 7, at Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Saturday, December 8, at the Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed in Public Fork Christian Church Cemetery, Red Oak, VA. Online condolences may be expressed at