Dies April 10, 1940
Raymond “Doyle” Jones, 80, Summerville, died April 10 at his residence.
The youngest of five children, Mr. Jones was born in Trion on March 1, 1940, son of the late Ayers and Estelle Stewart Jones. He was of the Church of God faith. Mr. Jones was an electrician by trade and owned his own business for over 30 years, retiring in 2004. After his retirement, he enjoyed fishing, camping and spending time with his three great-grandsons. In addition to his parents, a daughter, Melody Lynn Jones; three sisters, Louise Haney, Mildred Haney and Hazel Tanner; and a brother, Melvin Jones died earlier.
Surviving are his wife of 62 years, Carolyn Adair Jones; a son, Randy Jones (Sabrina); two daughters and son-in-law, Lisa Norton and Julie and Randy Brinkley; five grandchildren, Jordan (Chris) Davenport, Timothy Jones, Mallory Jones, Brianna (Matt) Hill, and Nathan Loyd; three great-grandsons, Dawson Davenport, Jonah Davenport, and Jaxton Hill; and 13 nieces and nephews.
In accordance to Mr. Jones’ wishes, there will be a private graveside service at Greenhills Memorial Gardens with Charlie Long officiating.
There are no plans for a formal visitation.
The family respectfully asks that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the charity of your choice in Mr. Jones’ name.
Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel has charge of arrangements.