He was born Feb. 11, 1951, in Poplar Bluff to the late Clarence LeeRoy and Della (Sims) Jones. He had retired from management of the Kerasotes Theaters in Poplar Bluff and Kennett. Mr. Jones was of the Pentecostal faith. He enjoyed spending time with his family, working on old cars, and hunting and fishing. He also served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Conflict.
On June 26, 1971, he married Pamela Jane "Penny" Tuck, in Campbell. She survives.
Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his brothers Jerry Jones, C. L. "Jr." Jones, Dick Jones, Ronnie Jones and James Luther Jones as well as a twin sister and brother, Joyce Ann and Ned Jones.
Visitation will be from 6 - 8 p.m. Saturday, June 3, at Cotrell Funeral Chapel, in Poplar Bluff. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 4, in the funeral chapel, with Dr. Dick Murray officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will be at Kinsey Cemetery, in Butler County.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, Missouri Affiliate, 2600 1-70 Dr. N.W., P.O. Box 30638, Columbia, MO 65205-3638.