Dorothy Midcap

MIDCAP, Dorothy Jean Jones, 78, of Friendly, WV, passed away December 3, 2012 at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born June 3, 1934, in Valley Grove, WV, a daughter of the late Santford Midcap and Ethel Boyd Midcap.

Dorothy was instrumental in starting the Sistersville Volunteer Emergency Squad with her husband, Arnold. She was a 1952 graduate of Sistersville High School. She retired in 1993 from Tyler County Schools after serving as a Health Aide and Teachers’ Aide and she was a member of the Friendly United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her sons, Brian (Teryl) Jones of Adkinson, NC and Eric Jones of Jacksonville, NC; daughter, Cynthia Jones of Friendly; brothers, Lawrence Midcap of Ocala, FL and Harley Midcap of Moundsville; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold Jones; sister, Lorraine Flesher and brother, Donald Midcap.

Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Myers Funeral Home with Reverend Gene Adkins officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Myers Funeral Home. Interment will be at Friendly Cemetery.

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