59 year old Kenneth A. Jones of McMinnville died Sunday at his residence. He was born in Warren County, was a network operations switchman with Ben Lomand Telephone Co-Op, a U.S. Army Veteran, Ham Radio Operator, and a member of First Baptist Church. Jones was preceded in death by his parents Clayton Arvell and Mary Katherine Childers Jones, and a sister Judy Woodlee.
Survivors include his wife of 38 years Doris Jones, their children Tim and wife Gretchen Jones, Chelsie Young, grandchildren Preston and Grace Young, brother Curtis and wife Reba Jones, all of McMinnville. Several nieces, nephews, family members, and friends also survive.
The funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel.. John May and Bo Hendrix will officiate. Burial will follow at Jefferson Cemetery. Military grave rites will be administered by American Legion Post 173 and V.F.W. Post 5064. The Jones Family will receive friends Wednesday from 3 P.M. until 8 P.M. and again Thursday from 10 A.M. until 1 P.M. at McMinnville Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Relay For Life