LOLA, Ky. — Deon Jones, 70, of Lola, Ky., passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
He was in the Army branch of service for three years.
He is survived by his son, Robert “Joey” and Gelaine Jones of Eddyville, Ky.; two brothers, Tommy and Shirley Jones of Marion, Ky., and Dwight and Teri Jones of Eddyville, Ky.; a granddaughter, Ashton Forsythe; and two great-grandchildren, Brady and Brystol Forsythe.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Edna Mae Jones; and one brother, Bobby Joe Jones.
Funeral services will be Monday, June 10, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Boyd Funeral Directors in Salem, with Brothers Gary Hardesty and Danny Shuecraft officiating. Burial will follow in Whites Chapel Cemetery.
Friends may call Sunday, June 9, 2013, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors.
Condolences may also be left online at boydfuneraldirectors.com.