Obie Jones

Funeral Services for Obie Jones, 70, of Nacogdoches, TX, will be held at 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 2, 2022, in the chapel of Watson and Son’s Funeral Home in Center, TX, with Greg Sutis and Brandon Jones officiating. Internment will follow in White Rock Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:00 P.M. until service time on Wednesday. 


Obie Jones was born August 4, 1951 and passed away February 27, 2022. He was a member of White Rock Missionary Baptist Church in Center, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ocey Jones and Iva Nell Bright-Jones; brother, Osie Lee Jones; and sister, Bonnie Jones-Whitehead.

Survivors include his wife, Cynda Hooper-Jones; two sons, Keith Jones and wife Tasha of Joaquin, and Brandon Jones and wife Amanda of West Monroe, Louisiana; two brothers, David Jones and wife Ann of Santa Fe, Texas, and Rickey Jones and wife Melissa of Woden; one sister, Nelda Jones-Chandler and husband Tommy of Nacogdoches. Also survived by five grandchildren, Aaron Jones and wife Brittany, Easton Jones, Camden Jones, Caleb Jones, and Kaylee Jones; five great-grandchildren, Braxton Jones, Peyton Jones, Atley Oliver, Jaxon Jones, and Dawson Jones; numerous nieces and nephews, and a host of family and friends. 

Pallbearers will be Alan Hooper, Robert Hooper, Randal Gilchrist, Michael Chandler, Davy Jones, and Chris Jones.

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