JONES, Evada Ann, 77, of Palisades Ave., Columbus, OH, died Saturday, February 23, 2013, at her residence of 30 years, and passed away peacefully with many family members at her side. She is finally breathing fresh air and whole standing in the presence of the Lord.
She was born in Martins Ferry, Ohio on October 5, 1935, a daughter of the late William H. and Clara V. (Bell) Maguire.
She was a retired claims specialist for 27 years at C.N.A. Insurance, Columbus.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, William H. Maguire Jr..
She is survived by son, Paul B. (Christine) White, Jr., Colerain, OH; daughter, Elizabeth A. White, Columbus, OH; son, James E. Jones, Lisbon, OH; daughter, Janette L. Jones- Ball, Columbus, OH; son, Matthew W. (Heather) Jones, Columbus, OH; brother, James C. (Mary) Maguire, Wheeling, WV; sister, Jane L. Gordon, Powhatan Point, OH; brother, David H. (Barb) Maguire, Martins Ferry, OH; 11 grandchildren, Paul, Amanda, Justin, Laura, Andrew, Nathan, Julia, Ian, Destiny, Dustin and Shawn; seven great -grandchildren, Emmett, Eli, Madelyn, Makenna, Bentley, Gabriel and Cameron.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Keller Funeral Home, 615 Hanover Street, Martins Ferry, OH, where friends will be received Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, February 28, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Van D. Fisher officiating.
Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery Martins Ferry.
Condolences to the family may be made by signing the guest book online at www.kellerfuneralhome. com.