July 14th, 1926 – September 20th, 2015
Enid Gwendolyne Jones was born in Pilot Mound, Manitoba on July 14th, 1926 to her parents Elwood and Doris McKay. She married Sidney Jones on May 24th, 1947 and moved to Vernon, B.C. in 1948. She will be lovingly remembered by her children; Barbara (Phillip), David (Sandra), Donald (Linda) and Margaret, ten grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, along with numerous extended family members and friends. Enid was preceded in death by her husband; Sidney, two brothers; Cam and Gregg McKay, her great-grandson; Sean and by her parents; Elwood and Doris McKay.
Enid had been a member of the United Church since 1940 and a past member of the Pythian Sisters. She spent 5 years as the Leader of the 6th Vernon Cub Pack and worked for 17 years at Canada Safeway. Her last years were spent at Columbus Court where she enjoyed many friendships.
Enid was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. She was a beautiful person inside and out and her love, sincerity and cheerful nature shone through. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
A private family Graveside Service was held on Saturday, September 26th, 2015 in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Enid to Spinal Cord Injury BC designated for research 780 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver, B.C. V6P 5Y7.
Funeral arrangements were made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 • (250) 542-1187