Jerry A. Jones, 72, of New Albany passed away at his home on Tuesday afternoon. He was born and raised in Kokomo, Indiana. He moved to New Albany to open a clothing store and then later worked as a security guard for Churchill Downs and Baptist Health Floyd. He was a member of Sunnyside Assembly of God and Culbertson Baptist Church and loved old cars and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his sons-Kevin Jones (Delynda) and Tommy Keller; daughters-Brenda Simms (Donnie), Linda Fryer (Fred) and Jill Cain; brother-Jim Jones and sister-Shirley Cox; former daughter in law-Rebecca Keller; 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death are his wife-Edith "Jeanie" Jones, parents- William and Sarah Jones; brothers-William "Junior" Jones, Robert Jones and sisters- Bonnie Hornbuckle, Pat Kasey and Margarette Huffman.
Visitation will be on Friday from 4:00-8:00 pm and 12:00-1:00 pm on Saturday at the Market Street Chapel of Naville and Seabrook Funeral Homes.
Funeral Service will be at 1:00 pm on Saturday at the funeral home. Entombment will take place at SCI-Kraft Graceland.
in Lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
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