|Birth: ||Aug. 3, 1915|
|Death: ||Jun. 16, 2000|
* A duplicate memorial #92371852 was posted on 06/22/12 by megin hurst
* Clyde Jones, 84, Coffeyville, died Friday afternoon (June 16, 2000) at his home. Mr. Jones had a stroke Nov., 3, 1993.
He was born Aug. 3, 1915, in rural Smith County, to Clyde Nathan and Hallee (Townsend) Jones. The family moved to Kansas City, and then to Coffeyville, when Mr. Jones was young. He attended school at Coffeyville, and had lived most of his adult life in the city. He entered the U.S. Army in 1943, and was discharged in 1946. He spent much of his military time in Germany.
Mr. Jones worked for a number of years in the trucking business. He had worked the last 20 years with Earl Bray Truck Lines in Coffeyville, Paola, Wichita, and Ponca City. He returned to Coffeyville in 1969, and was employed by Funk Mfg. Co., until he retired from that job. He then began work at Headstart and worked in other capacities with Southeast Kansas Area on Aging. Mr. Jones also worked with building maintenance at Condon National Bank.
He was a member of First Baptist Church, and a life member of VFW Post 1022.
He married Mary Beth Siler on Nov. 27, 1946, in the Methodist Church parsonage at Oswego.
He is survived by his wife.
He was preceded in death by a sister.
Services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Edgewood Chapel, with burial in Fairview Cemetery.
Friends may call from noon until 9 p.m. Sunday, and from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. Monday, and until service time Tuesday at the chapel.
Clyde Nathan Jones (1888 - 1966)
Hallee Margaret Townsend Jones (1893 - 1967)
Mary Beth Siler Jones (1922 - 2011)*
Plot: AD - 4
Created by: fpw
Record added: Apr 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51778342