Leon Jackson Jones
Graveside services for Leon Jackson Jones will be held at 10 A.M. , on Friday, June 7, 2013 at Newton County Memorial Gardens in Newton with Bro. Jack Kern officiating. Burial will be in Newton County Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be held from 5 P.M. - 7 P.M. at Newton County Funeral Home North on Thursday, June 6, 2013.
Newton County Funeral Home of Newton, is in charge of arrangements. 601-635-3200
Mr. Jones, 83 of Newton, died Monday, June 3, 2013 at his home. He was retired from the U.S. Navy, serving in the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War.
He loved his late wife, Jean Marie, dearly, and golf was a favorite sport.
Survivors include: one sister: Jessie Jo Jones of Doraville, GA; three nephews: Terry and Larry Culpepper and Jack Jones; two nieces: Barbara Ann Boles and Ann Jones
He was preceded in death by his wife: Jean Marie Kenyon Jones; parents: Hoyt and Pearl Pentecost Jones; three brothers: Jimmy Jones, Everett Jones, and Billy Jones
Friends and family may sign an online guest book at www.newtoncountyfuneralhome.com