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Sheila S. (Embree) Jones

March 31, 1934 ~ December 15, 2020 (age 86)

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Sheila S. Jones, age 86, of Louisville, OH passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2020. She was born March 31, 1934 in McConnelsville, OH to the late Jesse and Christine (Ray) Embree. Sheila was a retired 2nd and 3rd grade teacher from Pleasant Grove Elementary School in Louisville. She was a member of Paradise United Church of Christ and the Morgan Sunday School Class of the church. Sheila was a member of Eastern Star Legacy Chapter # 596. She never met a stranger. More than anything she enjoyed and cherished time spent with her family and friends.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Richard Jones on December 11, 2020 and her sister and brother-in-law, Mary Jo and Ed Stehmeyer. Sheila is survived by two daughters, Renee (Kurt) Grunert and Denise (Rick) Means; a brother, Randy (Vicki) Embree; five grandchildren, Tyler Means, Nicole Means, Chris (Justin) Walters, David Grunert (fiancé - Elizabeth Beach), Sarah (Tad) Sobieszczanski, two great-grandchildren and a brother-in-law, Jim (Becky) Jones. 

A graveside service will be 2pm Saturday at Union Cemetery in Louisville with Rev. Dr. David Anderson officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Paradise United Church of Christ, 619 E Main St., Louisville, Ohio 44641. Online condolences may be left for the family at

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Graveside Service
December 19, 2020

2:00 PM
Union Cemetery
8787 Louisville Street NE
Louisville, OH 44641

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