Launa Gail Jones Atkins

Launa Gail Jones Atkins, 49, passed away Monday, June 2, 2014, at CAMC Memorial Hospital, Charleston, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

She was preceded in death by her father, James E. Jones Sr., and both maternal and paternal grandparents.

Launa was a CNA at Heartland of Charleston.

Surviving are her husband, Douglas D. Atkins; children, Beth A. Atkins, James D. Atkins and Sara N. Atkins; mother, Virginia A. Jones, all of Elkview; siblings, James E. Jones Jr. (Arlena) of Charleston, Teresa A. Jones Jarrett (Donald) of Sissonville, Joseph A. Jones of Elkview and Robert A. Jones Sr. (Tonie) of Elkview; special children, Jacob, Alicia, Jeana and Greta; very special grandchildren, Brooklyn, Kaylyn, Aiden Kolton and Peyton; and also surviving are very special nieces and nephews.

Service will be 2 p.m. Friday, June 6, at Hafer Funeral Home with Pastor Roger Cunningham officiating. Burial will be in Rock Cemetery, Little Sandy.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 5, at the funeral home.

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Hafer Funeral Home, 50 North Pinch Road, Elkview, is assisting the Atkins family.

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