Doyle D. Jones, 81 - Grantsville

Doyle D. Jones, 81, of Grantsville, West Virginia, died Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Minnie Hamilton Health System, Grantsville.

He was born December 13, 1929, in Walton WV, a son of the late James Stanford and Alpha Blanch Myers Jones. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, John Jones.

He was a retired Pennzoil foreman in the Tariff and Richardson fields and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.

Survivors include two brothers, William Jones of Parkersburg WV and Denzil Jones of Ripley WV; a sister, Doris West of Bridgeport WV; and seven nieces and their families.

A graveside service with military honors will take place at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 24, in the Clover Cemetery, Clover WV, with the Rev. Larry Jones officiating.

Friends may call at the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, Tuesday from 11 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Arrangements are entrusted to the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, and condolences may be expressed online at