Mr. Jones was a member of the Hovious Mission Church. Along with his son they had Jones Construction and built many homes and other projects in the area. He enjoyed working on old tractors and trucks and spending time with his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife Barbara Cowan Jones of Knifley, KY; two children Mark Jones (Jennifer) of Knifley and Lissa Ann Armer (David) of Greensburg, KY; four grandchildren Trent Jones (Kayla Marie), Ty Jones, Chase Armer (Hope), Hunter Armer and Brianna Armer (James Dillon Shrout); two great grandchildren Aria and Caleb Armer; five siblings Bernice Beard of Knifley, KY, Carol Greer of Russell Springs, KY, Ellen Foster (Mike) of Campbellsville, KY, Barbara Feese of Columbia, KY and James R. Jones (Pat) of Campbellsville, KY and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and infant daughter he was preceded in death by siblings Betty Doris Adams, Johnny Jones and Paula McKinley and two infant siblings.
Funeral services will be 11:00am Monday, April 12, 2021 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Visitation will be on Sunday from 4:00-8:00 PM and will continue on Monday morning until time for the service at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
Bro. Raymond Atwood will be officiating and pallbearers will be Chase Armer, Ty Jones, Hunter Armer, David Armer, Trent Jones, Mark Jones and Billy Rice. Honorary pallbearers will be Kevin Foster, Gerald Lucas, Dillon Shrout, Gary Hixson, Johnny Perkins, Jim Keen, Mike Foster and Brianna Armer.
For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.