Richard Earl Jones, Sr., 82, of Garrison, passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017, in Garrison.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Garrison Funeral Home in Garrison. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 8, 2017, at Garrison Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Caledonia Cemetery in Rusk County.
Mr. Jones was born November 16, 1934, in Covington, Kentucky, to James Earl Jones and Inda Sue Whitley Jones.
He is survived by
Wife: Emma Jones of Garrison
Sheralen Pollard and husband, Dickie of LaPorte
Richard Earl Jones, Jr. and wife, Christine, of Nacogdoches
James Jones (late wife, Sherry) and Cindy of Lufkin
Timothy Jones and wife, Tonya, of LaPorte
Christopher Jones and wife, Carol, of Mt. Enterprise
Christopher Jones II
18 Great Grandchildren
Brothers and Sisters:
Johnny Jones of Cleveland
Carolyn Bell of Magnolia
Eileen Fisher of Houston
Russell Jones of Houston
Allison Jones of Houston
Laura Jones of Houston
Numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends
Preceded in death by
Parents: James Earl Jones and Inda Sue Whitley Jones
Brother: Charles Jones
Nephew: Charlie Jones
Pallbearers will be David Pollard, Joshua Jones, Shawn Jones, Collin Jones, Hunter Jones, Cameron Jones, Chris Jones II and Chase Julian.
Services are under the direction of Garrison Funeral Home in Garrison, Texas.