Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

April 1, 2014

Charles T. Jones

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Charles T. Jones, age 74, of Jacksonville are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Michael Lewis and Dr. Faulk Landrum officiating.  Interment will be at Jarratt Cemetery.

Mr. Jones passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014 in Jacksonville.

He was born October 27, 1939 in Jacksonville to John Thomas “JT” and Vermie Darby Jones.

Charles was in the graduating class of 1958 from Jacksonville High School. He served in the United States Army.  He was a salesman for wholesales nurseries for many years, a Masonic lodge member in Jacksonville and a Shriner.  Charles was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville.

He is preceded in death by his parents and twin sons in 1974.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 46 years, Ann Green Jones of Jacksonville; daughters, Leigh Ann Murray and husband Barry of Jacksonville and Leslie Jones of Bullard;  2 grandchildren, Anna and Jaxson Murray; brother, Larry Jack Jones and wife Bess of Jacksonville; nephew, Shane Jones; nieces, Melena Bolton and Susan Houp, several great nieces and nephews and many special friends. Charles loved life, his family, entertaining friends and playing golf.

Pallbearers will be Charles Ethridge, Paul Davis, Bill Green, Bill Taylor, Blake Starkey, Larry McCarroll, John Taylor, Weldon Cook, Lynn Kelly and Robert Temple.

Viewing will begin on Monday, March 31, 2014 with family receiving friends on Tuesday, April 1, from 1:00 pm until service time on at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.