Jimmie Jones Jr.

Published 11:15 pm Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Jimmie Jones Jr., age 82, of Clanton passed away on Jan. 10, 2011, at his residence. He was born in Chilton County on Nov. 29, 1928, the son of the late Jimmie Jones Sr. and the late Lula Cleckler Jones.

Mr. Jones retired from Norment Glass as a glass glazier. He was a Mason, and was a past captain of the Clanton Police Auxilary.

He is survived by: Betty Jones, wife; Patricia Comer, daughter; Wayne (Gail) Jones, son; Yolanda (Jim) Fox-Boggs, daughter; Derrick (Stacey) Minor, son; eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; along with a host of nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, along with one brother and six sisters.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 12 at Ellison-Mims Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m. from the Memorial Chapel of Ellison-Mims Funeral Home with the Rev. Donnie Messer, the Rev. Ollie Clyde Jones, and the Rev. Tony Smitherman officiating.

Burial will follow in Martin Memorial Cemetery in Clanton, with the Ellison-Mims Funeral Home of Clanton directing.