Bobby “Bob" Lones, 70, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017.
He faithfully served our country from 1966-1968 in Vietnam where he earned multiple purple hearts. Bob spent his free time playing with his dogs and fishing, both which he loved dearly. He would always go out of his way to help those in need and never had a bad word to say about anybody. All who knew Bob loved him greatly and they will miss him dearly.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Joyce Ann Stinnett; parents, Andrew and Eva Lones; and brothers, James Lones, Herman Lones, and Bill Lones.
Bob leaves behind to cherish his memory, his children, Mitchell Stinnett (Selma), of Cleveland, Sherry Hinkle (Jeff Davis), of Telford, Tn., and Tammy Clark (Rusty Huffman), of Elizabethton, Tn.; sister, Betty Lones, of Richmond, Va.; grandsons, Josh and Michael Clark, Dustin and Stevie Hinkle, and Daniel and Zackary Stinnett; five great-grandchildren; as well as numerous other extended family members.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 15, at Companion Funeral Home, at 2419 Georgetown Road NW, Cleveland, Tn. 37311. They will also host friends on Monday, Oct. 16, from 12-1 p.m.
A celebration of life funeral service is planned for 1 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 16, in the chapel of Companion Funeral Home with Reverend Guinn Green officiating.
After the service, Bob will be laid to rest in the Cedar Springs Cemetery.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Bob and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Lones family with his arrangements.