Frances “Mickey” Edna Sprouse Jones, 83, of Luray, formerly of Craigsville, Virginia died Friday, April 17, 2020.
She was born April 7, 1937 in Craigsville, Virginia, the daughter of the late William Roy Sprouse and Lena Sprouse Sayers.
Mickey was formerly employed as a seamstress for 20 years at Stillwater.
She was a member of the Estaline Valley Church of the Nazarene.
Mickey is survived by her children, Elizabeth Robin Mitchell and husband Wesley of Luray, Brenda Clifton of Craigsville, Teresa Gregory of Waynesboro, Russell Baker and wife Cathy of Ohio, and William Billy Baker of Craigsville; a stepdaughter, Margaret Jones of Staunton; a stepson, Rondell Jones of Staunton; grandchildren, David Clifton and Jay Clifton, both of Craigsville, Misty Carter of Waynesboro, Jereamia Jones of Staunton, Brandi Baker and Rusty Baker, both of Illinois, and Wesley Mitchell, Dwayne Mitchell, Nina Kling, Felicia Roberts and Christina Jones, all of Luray; great grandchildren, Natalie Clifton, D.J. Clifton and Audrey Ingram, all of Craigsville, Blake Gibson, Hunter Rhea and Raven Rhea, all of Waynesboro, Eli Jones and Aiden Jones, both of Staunton, and Chase Mitchell, Maddi Jones, Abbi Jones, Willow Kling, Ava Roberts and J.W. Roberts, all of Luray, and a special great-grandson, whom she raised Jacob Walker Jones, also of Luray; sister, Helen Loise Gardner of Craigsville; as well as Harvey Sprouse, who was raised as a brother, and Nellie Crummette, who was raised as a sister to her; special nieces Bonnie Sprouse of Craigsville, VA., Cindy Lane of Florida, nephew “Little Mick” Gardner of Craigsville, Va., as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Perry Jones, who preceded her on July 20, 2019, a daughter, Karen Jones; and four grandchildren, Keri Beth Jones, Clint Carter, Charles “Duckie” Clifton and Josh Jones.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, April 23, 2020 at Lebanon Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Pastor Billy Curry officiating.
Viewings may be done from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday at Craigsville Funeral Home.