Mr. Jones was born Aug. 16, 1956 in Monahans to Bob and Dorothy Jones. He spent most of his childhood in Orange, after graduating, he joined the Army and was stationed in Germany from 1974 until he was honorably discharged in 1977. He married Kathy Chapman on January 31, 1981 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Karnes City. He worked as an electronic technician at Phillips Petroleum and Sears.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Kathy Chapman Jones of Kenedy; daughters, Christina (Ryan) Sadler of West Jordan, Utah and Erica (Bryan) Whitt of Hutto; granddaughters, Riley and Lyla Sadler and sister Deborah Noel of San Antonio.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Bob and Dorothy Jones.
A memorial service was held Sunday, July 14 at 1 p.m. at Eckols Funeral Home Chapel, Kenedy.