Funeral services for Mr. William Earl Jones, 75, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Tuesday,
April 5, 2011, at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in the
Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 3:30 P.M.
until 9 P.M., and on Tuesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Saturday, April 2, 2011, at his residence.
He was born May 27, 1935, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Willie Andrew Jones and Mamie Stafford Jones. On
December 14, 1957, he was married to Bonnie R. Jones, who
survives. He was a retired self-employed carpenter. He was a
member of the Center Grove Church of Christ, and a former
elder at the Richmond Chapel Church of Christ. He was a
former Jackson County commissioner, and served in the U.S.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2
Brothers: I.B. Jones and Artie Lee Jones; and 1 Sister: Peggy
Survivors include his Wife: Bonnie R. Jones of Gainesboro,
TN; 1 Daughter: Donna (Robert) Crabtree of Cookeville, TN; 3
Grandchildren: Heather (Jonathan) Conner of Cookeville, TN,
Josh (Ashley) Crabtree of Whitleyville, TN, and Elizabeth (Chris)
Mabery of Gainesboro, TN; 7 Great Grandchildren: Bryce,
Jackson, and Ella Conner; Tucker and Gunner Crabtree; and
Isabella and Allie Mabery; and 3 Sisters: Wanda Kennedy of
Kentucky, Patsy Moss of Carthage, TN, and Annette Brown of
Bro. John Mabery and Bro. O’Neal Huffines will officiate at
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