Jones, Frank, Jr.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Frank Jones, Jr., 82, passed away on March 1, 2018.

The father called Frank home and the page of a new chapter was turned. As he led a full life, he leaves behind many friends and family who will miss his sense of humor, warm smile and heartfelt deeds.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Mary Jones.

He leaves to celebrate his life and cherish precious memories his wife, Robbie Spence Jones; sons, Kevin (Susan) Kenneth (Kim), Keith, Chaun (Richie), and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, in the funeral home chapel at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.



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