Pastor Wesley T. Jones of Wilmington, Ohio, son of the late Wesley T. Jones and Mayetta Smith, passed away on Monday, March 19, 2012 at Clinton Memorial Hospital. Pastor Wesley T. Jones founded Zion Hill Church 41 years ago, where he shared a ministry with his wife, Pastor Linda L. Jones.
Pastor Jones was born on April 1, 1942. He attended an engineering tech school. He and his wife shared their own business for many years. They both were very involved in the church they developed, Zion Hill Church of God.
Pastor Jones was an inventor at heart. He enjoyed working on cars, and being with his wife and family. He lived to teach and spread the Word of God.
Pastor Wesley Jones was a father, friend, and counselor to all whom he met. No matter what problem you were going through, his sense of humor would warm your heart and encourage you. He was a very kind, loving and compassionate man of God.
Pastor Wesley Jones loved the Lord and lived that every day. He was and will always be respected because of his giving spirit, the love, and care he showed everybody.
He is survived by a son, Michael (Sandra) Medley of Cincinnati; two brothers, Robert Jones and Daniel Jones; four grandchildren, Michael A. Medley, Phillip (Joy) M. Medley, Ashley M. Medley and Chris M.W. Medley, all of Cincinnati; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and cherished friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Linda L. Jones; and two brothers, Jeffery Jones and Jay Jones.
The funeral service will be conducted 3:00 PM, Saturday, March 24, 2012 at the Zion Hill Church of God, 97 E. Locust Street, Wilmington, Ohio. Friends may call from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM, Saturday, March 24, 2012 at the Zion Hill Church of God.