Ruth G. Jones Barker, 92, of Parkersburg, went home to be with the Lord on January 24, 2014 at home.
She was born February 27, 1921 in Gilmer County, a daughter of Herbert and Oma Parsons. She was a homemaker and loving mother. She was a member of the Hope Freewill Baptist Church. She enjoyed spending time with her children, quilting and working with her hands.
She is survived by her children, her daughter, with whom she resided, Mary Britton; and four sons, Francis L. Jones (Edith) of Parkersburg; Herbert M. Jones (Marcy) of La Grange IL; Harry E. Jones (Donna) of Parkersburg; and Frank L. Jones (Annie) also of Parkersburg; several step children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by two husbands, Lloyd Jones and William Barker, three sisters, one brother and her parents.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan 28, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at the Stump Funeral Home in Grantsville, Rev. Bud Corbin officiated. Burial followed in the Collins Community Cemetery. Friends called at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. prior to the services.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.stumpfuneralhomes. com.