Mary Olive Jacoby Jones, 87, of Louisa, passed away Friday, December 5, 2008.
Mary was born in Louisa County on August 5, 1921.
Mary was a lifelong member of Louisa United Methodist Church where she was active in the choir and the bible study group. She was past president of the Louisa United Methodist Women and past Chair of the Board of Trustees. Mary was a past member of the Louisa Garden Club and a current member of the Louisa Chapter of the AARP. She was a member of The First of the Red Hat Mama’s ” a chapter of the Red Hat Society and a volunteer at Louisa Health Care Center. Mary was most well known in the Piedmont area for her beautiful draperies and slip covers that she hand made.
Mary is survived by her daughter Mary Frances “MF” Hoh and her husband LaVahn of Louisa her son Bill Jones and his wife Debbie of Midlothian her sister Nettie J. Trainum and husband Max of Louisa her two grandsons Jimmy Jones of Louisa and Cameron Jones of Midlothian her great-grandson Keegan Jones of Louisa and a number of nieces and nephews especially David Jacoby.
A visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Saturday December 13 2008 at Louisa United Methodist Church with a memorial service to begin at 12:00 p.m. The Rev. Robert L. Haley will be conducting the service.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Louisa United Methodist Women or the Louisa United Methodist Church or the Charlottesville Shelter for Help in Emergency “SHE”.