Services for Marion Johnson Jones were held at Goree First Baptist Church.
His family moved to Knox County in 1912. He was a retired farmer and had lived several years in Wichita Falls. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.
Survived by five children including - Marion D. Jones, Mrs. Betty Russell, Jerry E. Jones, Mrs. Joy Ordner; two brothers - Leo and Phillip Jones; four sisters - Mrs. Mabel Hampton, Mrs. Gladys Houk, Mrs. Ida Mae Hendrix, Mrs. Grace Jones; 14 grandchildren.