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.
Army.

In  addition  to  his  parents, he was preceded in death  by  
2
Brothers:
I.B. Jones and Artie Lee Jones; and 1 Sister: Peggy
Helen Jones.

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
Gainesboro, TN.  

Bro. John Mabery  and  Bro. O’Neal Huffines  will  officiate  at
the services.
© 2011 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home