Muriel Jones, age 93, of Newland, North Carolina passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at her home in Newland. 

She was born on July 13, 1925 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania , a daughter of William and Lucy Pritlove Janes. Muriel had many interests and hobbies.She loved to volunteer and led a very active life. She was a volunteer at Cannon Memorial for 30 years. She was very active in the Avery County Senior Center. She sang in the Avery Chorale and in the Appalachian State Chorale. She enjoyed spending time with the Friday Lunch Bunch. Muriel was a member of The Church of the Savior. 

She was preceded in death by her Husband of 54 years, Henry Frank Jones; Brothers; Teddy Janes and Bill Janes; Sisters; Phyllis Paquette, Nancy Phillips and Marge Payton
Muriel leaves behind to cherish her memory her: Daughter, Karen (Kim) Potthoff of Fletcher, NC, Daughter, Kim (Rich) Smith of Coram, NY, Son, Jeffrey (Sandra) Jones of Escondido, CA.
Grandchildren: Emily, Alexis, Emily and Alex

Services for Muriel Jones will be held on, Saturday, February 2, 2019 beginning at 11:00AM at The Church of the Savior with Father David Booher officiating. 
The family will receive friends from 3:00-5:00 on Friday, February 1, 2019 at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. 
Interment will be in the Calvary Episcopal Churchyard in Fletcher N.C., Monday, February 4, 2019 at 11:00AM.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Avery County Senior Center - P.O. Box 447, Newland, NC 28657
A special Thank You to her friends in Land Harbor, Cannon Memorial and the Avery County Senior Center

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