Mr. John Henry Jones

Mr. John Henry Jones went to be home with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Friday, July 31, 2020

Mr. Jones was born on July 16, 1926, in Franklin County, GA where he lived all of his life. He was the son of the late Joseph Walter and Annie Belle Huff Jones. John was a retired machinist having worked at Roper Pump Company for 30 years, was a lifelong farmer and member of Middle River Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Edward Michael Jones; sisters, Mary Nell Jones and Clara Belle Powers; and brothers, Joseph Aubrey Jones, James Doyle Jones, Lloyd Bruce Jones and Joe Roy Jones.

Survivors include his wife of 72 years, Glaydelle Brown Jones; son and favorite daughter-in-law, Mike and Brenda Anderson Jones; brother, Rev. William Bobby Jones; brother-in-law, James Dwain Brown; sister-in-law, Ophelia Bradley Brown; brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Barbara Fountain; sister-in-law, Mary Fern Hooper; and many nieces and nephews.

Graveside services for Mr. Jones will be held in the Middle River Baptist Church Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, with Rev. William Bobby Jones and Rev. Phillip Garrett officiating. The family is at the home.

In lieu of flowers; memorials may be made to the Middle River Baptist Church at 540 GA-326 Carnesville, GA 30521.

Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston, GA is in charge of arrangements.


This announcement is courtesy of Acree-Davis Funeral Home.