Herman 'HW' Jones, 87, beloved husband for 65 years of Doris Payne Jones, passed away April 5, 2014.
Born in Greenville, HW was a son of the late John W. and Hiley Browning Jones, and was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He served in the US Army WWII in the Pacific Theatre. He was a Mason with the Judson Lodge 65 years, having been awarded the 50 year pin in 2000. He was retired from Nabisco, PYA Monarch and Pinkerton. Mr. Jones was a member of Welcome Baptist Church, having served as a deacon, and Teacher Emeritus of the Tal Garrett Sunday School Class.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Roger Jones (Anita), and Richard Jones (Becky); four grandchildren, Joshua, Heather, Justin, and Brian; and one great granddaughter, Sydney.
Visitation will be from 11 AM - Noon, Wed., Apr. 9 at Westville Funerals, 6010 White Horse Rd., Greenville; with a graveside service at 12:30 PM at Greenville Memorial Gardens, Piedmont, SC. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Society of the 5th Division, US Army, PO Box 1098, Conyers, GA 30012.
Published in The Greenville News on Apr. 8, 2014