Dorothy Williams Balmer 95, a native of Plymouth, North Carolina peacefully transitioned from her earthly life on November 16, 2023, and joined God’s heavenly caravan. She was preceded in death by her husband Charles W. Balmer, son Stanley Jones Sr. and parents, Linwood, and Vera Pettiford Williams. She attended Plymouth High School and played guard for the girls’ basketball team.
She met and married Warren H. Jones Sr. after relocating to Norfolk, VA from this union two sons Warren H. Jones Jr. and Stanley Jones. Mrs. Balmer retired from Sentara Leigh Hospital after twenty-five years of service as a License Practical Nurse. She was an active member of the License Practical Nurse association until 2014.
She leaves to celebrate her life son Warren H. Jones Sr. grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, caring friends, and neighbors.