Mr. James M. Jones, Sr. 70, of Cookeville, TN, passed away
on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at the Signature Health Care
Center in Algood, TN. The family has chosen cremation. There
will be no visitation or services at the funeral home.
He was born March 1, 1947, in Putnam County, TN, to the
late Manuel and Lassie Jones. On September 13, 1967, he was
married to the late Betty Ann Jones, who passed away on July
8, 2007. He was a building contractor in residential
He was preceded in death by Parents: Manuel and Lassie
Jones; Wife: Betty Ann Jones; 4 Brothers: Johnny, Charlie,
Robert, and Ben A. Jones; and 4 Sisters: Essie Dee Davis,
Jessie Davis, Maudie Jackson, and Barbara Tripp.
Survivors include 1 Son: James M. Jones Jr. of Cookeville,
TN; 1 Daughter: Jamie (Steve) Bennett of Sparta, TN; 1
Grandson: Steven Bennett of Algood, TN; 1 Brother: Ike Jones
of Cookeville, TN; and 2 Sisters: Fannie Ellis of Savannah
Georgia and Geraldine Young of Cookeville, TN.
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