Hester Jane Jones Shamblin


Hester Jane Jones Shamblin


Roush Funeral Home


June 28, 2023


On June 28, 2023, Hester Jane Jones Shamblin, 73, of Sandyville, WV, left this life due to a long-term illness.

She is survived by her husband, Gary Lee Shamblen, sons; William Vinson and Joseph Lee Shamblen, grandchildren; Alisha Dawn, Cody James and Kieara Jean, great-grandchildren; Tristan James (Alisha Shamblen and Coty Rogers), Kingsley Elizabeth, and Kaydence William (Cody Shamblen and Grace Boggess).

Jane was born at Wheeling Hospital, the daughter of Charles and Kate Jones. She was raised on the family Dairy farm, located in the small community of Sand Hill, in Marshall County. Jane always talked about riding the work horses while her father and grandfather used them on the farm. She had a great love for horses and enjoyed showing them. Jane won several various awards and championships showing her horses. She also enjoyed baking, flower gardening, watching westerns, and spending time with her family. Jane was a bus driver for the Jackson County school system for approximately 30 years. She will be deeply missed by her friends and family.

There will be a private graveside service for family at the Independence Cemetery.

Condolences may be expressed to the family on our Facebook page or website at roushfuneralhome.net.

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