Harold V. “Johnny” Jones, Jr. 84 , passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Lebanon, NH. Born June 25, 1934 in Bessemer, AL to Kathleen (Vance ) and H. Vernon Jones, Sr.
He grew up in Powell's Crossroads, TN; and graduated from Whitwell High
School, 1952, Whitwell, TN. He served in the US Army 1959-1961, H/H Co 1st MTB 1st Cavalry, Fort Hood, TX. For many years, he was a member of the Plumbers & Steamfitters Union Local 43 in Chattanooga, TN.
In 1965, he married J. Carolyn Champion in 1965.
He leaves two sons: H. Vernon Jones, III ( Piermont, NH ) and
Daniel E. Jones ( Goodlettsville, TN ).
A "Tennessee boy" at heart, who lived mainly in Hamilton and Marion
counties, spent several years working in CA and the last 8 years in
Piermont, NH living with son Vernon and family; wife Jayne and kids (
Drew, Meaghan, Brendan, Daniel, Renee and Lara ). Survived by son Daniel
and daughter-in-law Marsha Jones and a sister, Jan Wilson.
He enjoyed working hard, farming, baking, being outdoors, observing
God's creation, classic cars and music.
He was generous and loved sharing gifts with his many friends. He
trusted in the Lord Jesus and looked forward to the day the Lord would
come and take him home (July 17th, 2018 ).
Visitation hours are planned for Wednesday August 8th, 2018 from
11:00am-1:00pm Central Time at the Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home
(Whitwell, TN ), with burial at the nearby Teague Cemetery to follow.
Arrangements by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home (423) 658-7777.