[CQ-Contest] N4TN (SK)
phriendly1 at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 7 06:28:03 PDT 2009
It is my sad duty to pass along the following information on the passing of Don, N4TN. He was an avid CW fan and member of the Tennessee Contest Group. He will be missed:
Donald Wayne Jones
Born in Kingsport, TN
Resided in Kingsport, TN and Departed on Apr. 3, 2009.
Visitation:Saturday, Apr. 11, 2009
Reception Honoring Wayne's Life:Saturday, Apr. 11, 2009
Donald Wayne Jones (Ham radio call sign "N4TN"), 71, died Friday afternoon, April 3, 2009, at Hospice House in Bristol.
A native of Kingsport, he was a graduate of Dobyns-Bennett High School and served with the U.S. Army in Ethiopia for three years.
Wayne lived in Raleigh, NC, from 1980-1991 where he was employed with IBM as a computer programmer. He worked with IBM for 30 years, retiring in 1991.
Surviving are his wife, Glenda Joan Daugherty Jones of Kingsport; one son, Dr. Andy Jones, Cleveland, OH; two brothers, Olan O. Jones, Jr. and wife Sylvia of Kingsport, Paul Richard Jones, Sr. and wife Penny also of Kingsport; niece Sarah Jones Kitzmiller, Kingsport; nephews Kevin Jones, Little Rock, AR, Paul Jones, Jr., Knoxville, and William P. Jones, Cumming, GA.
A reception honoring Wayne's Life will begin at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 11, 2009 at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport.
117 E. Charlemont Ave. Kingsport, TN 37660
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Wellmont Hospice, 280 Steeles Rd., Bristol, TN 37620 or Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy, 34 Wall St., Suite 502, Ashville, NC 28801.
Reception and Visitation honoring Wayne's Life
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Tennessee Contest Group
Tennessee QSO Party: Sunday, 6 Sept 2009
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