Cindy Sue Jones, of Virginia Beach, passed away following a sixteen year battle with cancer on Friday, October 30, 2015 at the age of 56 years. She was born on December 25, 1958 to the late Donald E. and Olga (formerly Palermo ) Mills in Pensacola, Florida. Cindy went on to help other people with cancer-related needs, working as a medical assistant in an oncologist’s office, being an active part of the Patient Advocacy Foundation for Cancer, and testifying before the US Congress to help others with cancer.
In addition to her father, Cindy was preceded in death by her brother Dennis.
Left to cherish Cindy’s memory are her mother Olga Mills; daughter Melinda Braithwaite; son Christopher Jones and daughter-in-law Suzanne; brother Daniel John and sister-in-law Melanie; and sister Sheila Robino and brother-in-law Mark. Further survived by four grandchildren, other relatives, and friends.
A Celebration of Cindy’s Life will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, at Altmeyer Funeral Home- Southside Chapel (5792 Greenwich Rd. Virginia Beach, VA) at 4:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions in Cindy’s memory be made to the American Cancer Society.
The Altmeyer Funeral Home-Southside Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.altmeyerfh.com
Help tell the story of Cindy by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...Post an Event