Robert Lee Jones, 81, of Marble Hill, Mo., died at his home on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Born in Sedgewickville, Mo., on July 4, 1935, he was the son of the late Oley and Sadie R Long Jones.
He married Mary A. Hotop on Aug. 19, 1977. She survives. Until his retirement he worked for Perry Crating Company in Perryville. He was of the Baptist faith.
Besides his wife he is survived by four daughters: Misty Jones, Tina Jones (Tim Balsman) and Elizabeth Jones, all of Marble Hill and Marie Jones; six sons: Mickey (April) Glaub, Anthony (Amy) Jones, Scott (Robin) Jones, all of Perryville, Timothy Jones and Terry Eberly of Marble Hill, and Robert Jones, Jr.; a brother, William "Bill" (Mary) Jones of Patton, Mo.; 20 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sons, a sister, and two grandchildren.
Visitation will be Thursday, Jan 26, 2017, from noon until 3:00 p.m. at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill.
A memorial service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m.