Mrs. Elsie Doughty Jones, 83, wife of the late Stanley M. Jones and a resident of Pungoteague, passed away Monday, Nov. 29, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock. A native of Pungoteague, she was the daughter of the late Major Robertson Doughty Jr. and the late Lillian Sturgis Doughty. She was a retired elementary teacher for Norfolk Public Schools and a member of Ladies of the Moose.
She is survived by her daughter, Melanie Susan Floyd, and her husband, Christopher, of Pungoteague. She was predeceased by a brother, Major Robertson Doughty III.
To honor her request, a private family Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Eastern Shore SPCA, P.O. Box 164, Onley, VA 23418.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doughtyfuneralhome.com