Jerry Jackson Jones
Submitted by Edgar on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 13:10
Jerry Jackson Jones, 68, of Jena, passed from this life on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, at his residence in Jena. He was born January 4, 1945 in Jonesville to the union of his parents, James and Audie Ruth Boyd Jones. Jerry was a loving father, brother and grandfather, and was a veteran of the United States Army. Services were held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, in the chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Jena with Rev. Joel Ford officiating. Interment followed in the Belah Cemetery under direction of Hixson Brothers, Inc. of Jena. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, William “Sambo” Jones and Harry Joe Jones. Survivors include two daughters, Tonya Evans and friend Carlton Hall of Jena, and Amret Mott and husband Richard of Jonesville; one sister, Sue Brooks of Tullos; three brothers, Pete Jones and Manuel Jones, both of DeRidder, and Larkin Jones of Olla; 30 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Pallbearers were Jacob Fontenot, Jonathan Thomas, Steve Cross, Nick Dimauro, Blake Evans, and Pete Jones. Honorary pallbearers were Shawn Carter, Richard Mott, Jr., Justin Evans, Jayson Ryan Evans, Brad Moore, Damien Langley, M. J. Brown, Lil David Moore, Khudee Trahan and Dillon Humphries.
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