He was born on June 23, 1940, to the late Percy and Jessie Allen Jones. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Jeannie Bradley Jones; daughters and son-in-law Tammy and Donivan Sledd, and Becky Hunter; grandsons Roger Linkous, Andrew Hunter, Dustin Martin, and Logan Martin; a granddaughter, April Linkous; great-grandchildren Kenzie Hunter, Alexis Hunter, Lindsey Myers, Destiny Myers, Michael Myers, Violet Linkous, and Kristin Myers; brothers Codell Jones, Bill Jones, and Tommy Jones; sisters and brothers-in-law, Mae Henderson, Janie and Sam Martin, Geraldine Correll, and Darlene and Wayne Ratcliff; brother and sister-in-law Ralph and Jean Bradley, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held today, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at 11 a.m. in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with Simmon Jones officiating. Interment will follow at Westview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service.