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Thomas Robert "T.J. Elvis" Jones

March 24, 1945 - September 11, 2015

Thomas Robert Jones, better known as “T.J. Elvis”, 70, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Friday, September 11, 2015, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa.

He was born March 24, 1945 in Wheeling, the son of the late Thomas Edward and Irene Frances Jones. He was retired from Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp. and was a U.S. Navy Veteran.

He is loved and will be missed by his wife, children, grandchildren, family & friends. He is survived by his loving wife, Diana Lynn (Gorczyca) Jones; two sons, Shawn Jones of Benwood and Tommy Jones, Jr. of Wheeling; a daughter, Tammy Johnson of Wheeling; a step-son, Eric Gorczyca of Huntington, W.Va.; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 6 pm until time of memorial service at 7 pm, Thursday, September 17, 2015, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, South Wheeling Chapel, 3828 Jacob Street, Wheeling. Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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Date: Thursday, September 17, 2015

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - South Wheeling Chapel

3828 Jacob Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Service Information

Date: Thursday, September 17, 2015

Time: 7:00 pm

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