Johnny JonesNovember 3, 1940 - October 13, 2021
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Johnny Jones, 80, of Corbin passed away Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin, Kentucky. Born November 3, 1940, in Clay County, he was the son of the late Sim Jones and Mary Collins Jones.
When his health was better, Johnny attended Deliverance Pentecostal Church in Corbin, Kentucky. Over the years, Johnny held a variety of interests, especially gardening, and watching old Western movies, wrestling, and Fox News. He also liked anything about heavy equipment operation, in particular a backhoe.
In addition to his father and mother, Johnny was preceded in death by his wife of nearly 60 years, Jean Jones; by his son, David Jones; and by his siblings: Cora Hibbard, Nora Jones, Ed Jones, Monroe Jones, Bobby Jones, Tommy Jones, and Verlie Sandusky.
He leaves behind his sons: Doug Jones and wife Kim, Ernie Jones, and Eric Jones; daughter, Karen Jones Melton; grandchildren: Chris Jones, Tyler Jones, Shane York, Kendra Smith, Jeremy Melton, Jared Jones, and Amber Jones; and several great grandchildren, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, October 16, 2021, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in McFarland Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 11 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Saturday at Hart Funeral Home, located at 1011 Master Street in Corbin.