|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1910|
|Death: ||Sep. 20, 2003|
RIVERDALE - Robert Garnet Jones, 93, passed away Thursday, November 20, 2003 at a South Ogden Care Center.
He was born February 10, 1910 in Henefer, Utah, to Thomas Allen and Charlotte Judd Jones.
He married the love of his life, Thelma Gerrard, on June 2, 1934 and their vows were sealed in the Salt Lake LDS Temple on December 12, 1934. He was a kind, loving and generous son, husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.
Garnet worked at the Devil"s Slide Cement Plant for over 20 years, later worked for Utah Department of Transportation - Engineering for 22 years until he retired. He also farmed and loved animals.
He loved working in his yard and garden and raised beautiful roses which he shared with others. He never hesitated to help anyone. He enjoyed sports and participated in several bowling leagues.
Garnet served in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where he was a High Priest Secretary and an ordinance worker with his wife in the Ogden LDS Temple.
Surviving are his wife of 69 years, Thelma, three sons, Roger G. (Marlene), Jones, serving a mission to the Texas Houston Mission; Gary D. (Vernett) Jones, Logan, and Ben A. (Jill) Jones, Henefer; one sister, Leah J. Nielsen, Clearfield, 17 grandchildren and 51 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Maureen S. Jones, and 10 siblings - four brothers, Ronald M., Richard E., T. Howard and George Grant, and six sisters, Gladys, Mildred, Maud, Merla, Mabel, and Annie.
He was appreciative of his family and all those who cared for him in the nursing facilities for the past few years.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Henefer Ward Chapel, with Ben A. Jones officiating.
Friends may call at Lindquist"s Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd., on Friday from 6 to 8p.m. and Saturday at the Ward Chapel from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Interment, Henefer Cemetery.
Thomas Allen Jones (1874 - 1938)
Charlotte Redding Judd Jones (1878 - 1968)
Thelma May Gerrard Jones (1916 - 2003)
Ronald Maurice Jones (1899 - 1974)*
Gladys Jane Jones Sparks (1900 - 1989)*
Mildred Jones (1902 - 1902)*
Richard Ellis Jones (1903 - 1982)*
Maud Jones Shaw (1905 - 1990)*
Lillian Merla Jones Peck (1907 - 2000)*
Mabel Charlotte Jones Curry (1908 - 1991)*
Robert Garnet Jones (1910 - 2003)
Fern Annie Jones Nielsen (1912 - 1988)*
George Grant Jones (1913 - 1913)*
Leah Jones Nielsen (1915 - 2009)*
Thomas Howard Jones (1920 - 1998)*
Created by: GraverGuy
Record added: Oct 01, 2007
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