Marvin Gibson Jones

October 20, 1931 - February 26, 2024

Marvin Gibson Jones, 92, a resident of Waynesboro, VA, passed away Monday, February 26, 2024 at Augusta Health.

He was born October 20, 1931 in Montgomery County, VA, a son of the late Allen Showalter Jones and Cora (Brumfield) Jones.

He is survived by his wife of 74 years, Lois (Blankenship) Jones; four sons, Michael (Kathy), Gary (Tracy), Eric (Carmen) and Scott (Jennifer); six grandchildren, Aimee, Ryan, Tyler, Cydnee, Grace and Blake; and one great-grandchild, Jett.

Mr. Jones was a founding and life member of the Christiansburg First Aid Crew, and life member of the Waynesboro First Aid Crew. 

He was a 59 year Mason of the Lee Lodge #209 AF & AM in Waynesboro, VA, and longtime member of Acca Shrine Temple and Acca Hillbilly Unit.

He was a faithful member of First Baptist Church of Waynesboro.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 7:45 PM Thursday at McDow Funeral Home, followed by Masonic Rites. Interment will be in Sunset Cemetery, 501 S. Franklin Street, Christiansburg, VA at 11:00 AM Friday, officiated by Rev. Neal Turner.

In lieu of flowers, it is kindly asked that memorial contributions be made in his name to the Christiansburg Rescue Squad, 100 E. Main Street, Christiansburg, VA 24073; or to the Waynesboro First Aid Crew, 201 West Broad Street, Waynesboro, VA 22980.