Jacqueline Jones Knowles

August 15, 1940 - April 15, 2012
Jacqueline Jones Knowles

Jacqueline Jones Knowles, 71 of Sneads Ferry and formerly of Wilmington passed away Sunday April 15, 2012.

She was born in Duplin County, NC on August 15, 1940. She was preceded in death by her parents, Holmes and Minda S. Jones, and by a brother Elwood B. Jones.

Jacqueline is survived by her husband, Russ Knowles; children Debbie Warren (Brian Bishop), Terri Bryant (Junie); grandchildren, Michael Traylor (fiancé, Courtney), Ryan and Corrin Pilout; step children, Kristie Pomerance (Michael) and Kerrie Kafes (George); and step grandchildren, Tristan and Ariel Pomerance, and Holden and Chase Kafes. Brother, H.W. Langston (Jean), sister-in-law Alice Jones and sister-in-law Linda Knowles; neice, Nona Whitman(Richard); two aunts, Nevada Jones and Virginia Baldwin; and a special friend, Wendy Pavlov.

A Celebration of Life ceremony will be held later by the family.

Memorial donations may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington NC 28401.
The family extends a special thanks to Dr. Kenneth Kotz and his staff for the care given to her.

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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • August 24, 2014
    Jacqueline Elizabeth Jones Porter says:
    She was my aunt I met her only once. My mother took my sister and I away from our Dad (aunt Jackie's sister) when we where very small and if you remember me I was always call Mickey ... My sister is Dottie... RIP Aunt Jackie wish I could known your more..