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Biography: Wilbur S. Jones (Wheeling Hall of Fame)


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Wilbur S. JonesWilbur S. Jones (1909-1977) was an Army colonel in WWII, a department store executive (Stone & Thomas) and longtime chairman of the Wheeling Park Commission. Hospitals, parks, schools and businesses throughout the community benefited from his tireless efforts. He is a member of the Wheeling Hall of Fame.








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