Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement upon learning of Wilson County Commissioner Board Chair Bobbie Jones’ passing:
“I am saddened to learn of the passing of my dear friend, Bobbie Daggs Jones. Bobbie served as Chair of the Wilson County Board of Commissioners and was a devoted champion for the people of Wilson County and eastern North Carolina. Through her work as County Commissioner, she made Wilson County a better place to call home.
“Her passion for public service will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers go out to Bobbie’s family and loved ones during this time of loss.”
Image Information: Wilson County Commissioners Chairperson, Bobbie Jones listens to presenters Tuesday during a public hearing on the budget. Brad Coville | Times