McMinnville resident and Warren County native Robert Dee Jones, 75, died Jan. 11 at River Park Hospital after an extended illness.
A maintenance worker with Warren County Schools, a U.S. Air Force veteran, and a member of Shellsford Baptist Church, he was the son of the late John and Julia McCormick Jones; and was preceded in death by three brothers and six sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Powell Jones; children and spouses, Gail and Pete Murray of Morrison, Robert Dale and Lynn Jones, Gina and Darryl Keener, all of McMinnville; grandchildren, Eli Jones, Sarah and Dennis Keener, Breydon and Bailey Jones; sister and brother-in-law, Joyce and John Jones of McMinnville; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at High’s Chapel with Jon Kent officiating. Burial will follow at Smyrna Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, and 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday at High’s. Military graveside rites will be administered by VFW Post 5064 and American Legion Post 173.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Jan. 13, 2012