Gloria Jean "Peggy" Jones
Mrs. Gloria Jean "Peggy" Elks Jones, age 86, a resident of Portertown Road, Greenville, passed away Sunday, January 23, 2022 at her home.
Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, January 27, 2022 at Pamlico Memorial Gardens, Washington.
Mrs. Jones was born in Beaufort County on December 31, 1935. She was the daughter of the late Charlie Edward Elks and Sophia Geneva Hodges Elks. Mrs. Jones was an overstock clerk for 20 years at Singer Furniture and eight years at Harris Supermarket. She attended Cedar Chapel Church in Greenville.
Mrs. Jones was married to William Robert "Cookie" Jones, who preceded her in death in 1999.
Mrs. Jones is survived a son, William Bradley Jones and wife, Brenda of Greenville; six grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 11 great great grandchildren; brother, Bobby L. Elks and wife Margaret of Archdale, N.C.; sister-in-law, Sandra Elks of Winterville; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by two sons, Robert Gregory Jones, Charlie Edward (Ed) Jones; sister, Juanita Cox; and two brothers, James P. Elks, and Jerry L. Elks.
Mrs. Lois Jean Brooks Slade, age 87, a former resident of the Terra Ceia Community of Pantego, NC, and currently a resident of 109 Cedar Circle, Washington, joined her husband and other family members in heaven on Saturday May 14, 2022, at her home in Washington.