George Jones, Sr., 71, of Jacksonville left this Earth for his Heavenly Home on November 7, 2020. He was born on January 3, 1949 in Proctor, Arkansas to his late parents Claudie and Salethia (Harris) Jones.
He was a loving, joyful man who loved his family and had Joy for the Lord. He loved playing basketball and watching TV with his children and wrestling with his grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his brother Altra Jones, Freddie Jones; his sister Dorothy Jones, Nancy Weatherspoon and Sandra Buckley.
George leaves behind his loving wife of 37 years, Anita Alexander Jones; his children George Jones, Jr. (Felicia) of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Quatuantay Watson (Jeremy) of Sherwood, Arkansas, Georgetta Jones, of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Delicia Moore (Charles) of Jacksonville, Arkansas and Denencia Franklin of Little Rock, Arkansas; 11 grandchildren George, Joseph, Bradley, Austin, Nemiah, Nevaeh, Ni’Yeirah, Demetrice, Letavion, Qirin, and Aniyah; his siblings Mary Jones, Martha Jones, Claudine Collins, Lucille Jones, Claudie Ruth Lampkin, Katherine Bowden, and Andrew Buckley; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
In light of the current health concerns, George’s family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers if you are not able to attend the service. Please be aware, as per Arkansas directives, attendance will be regulated in accordance to Arkansas guidelines, all guests in attendance will be required wear masks/facial coverings and social distancing guidelines will be in place.
Visitation will be on Saturday, November 14, 2020 from 3:00 until 5:00 PM at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400.