Linda Sue "Collopy" Jones
01/21/1952 – 04/04/2010


Linda Sue (Collopy) Jones, 58 of Pickerington, OH, passed away on April 4, 2010 at her home.

Born on January 21, 1952 in Zanesville, OH, she was the only daughter with seven brothers born to Bernard and Lillian Collopy.

Linda graduated from Philo High School in 1970 and was a cosmetologist. She was a member of Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Pickerington. She married her high school sweetheart, David Jones in 1972. Her life was complete when she was blessed with two beautiful children, Amy Jones, 32 of Worthington, OH and Matthew (Autumn) Jones, 30, of Glenford, OH. Linda was further blessed with three grandchildren. She had two grandsons, Cole 2 ½ and Chase only 10 days old, and a granddaughter, Ali age 2. They brought her so much happiness and joy.

Linda deeply loved and dedicated her life to her husband, children, and grandchildren. She had a unique and special closeness to her mother and father.

She is survived by six brothers: Dan of Zanesville, Michael of Lima, Stephan (Gloria) of Ashville, Ronald of Zanesville, Douglas of Zanesville and Gary of WV, and special cousin Susan Shawger Baltzer. She is also survived by her mother-in-law Esther Jones; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Phil (Janet) Jones, Jeff (Robin) Jones, Kathy (Bill) Godwin, Carolyn (Rick) Searls; Many aunts, uncles , nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by a brother Leo; two nephews Brent Jones and Todd Godwin, and her father-in-law Clement Jones.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday April 7, 2010 from 5 pm to 8 pm at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 West Military Road, Zanesville, OH. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday April 8, 2010 at 10:00 am at The St. Nicholas Catholic Chruch, 925 Main Street, Zanesville, OH with Father Jim Klima. Burial will follow in The St. Ann Cemetery in Philo, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society, Central Regional Office, 870 Michigan Avenue, Columbus, OH, 43215 in Linda’s name.

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