EURTIS JONES JR. Eurtis was a proud husband, father, grandfather and brother. He was born on December 23, 1948, in Oroville, where he lived his entire life. Eurtis passed away suddenly on February 2, 2013. He was a graduate of Oroville High Class of 1967. Eurtis competed in sports, mainly basketball. He continued his education at Butte College majoring in Sports Management. In 1970 Eurtis was a member of the Butte College Men's Basketball team that won their first of two consecutive California State Basketball Championships. He was employed at Pacific Coast Producer for over 28 years. Eurtis will be terribly missed by his loving wife Patricia, their children LeAsia, Rachel, Pamela, Jeremy and Ryan Eaves. His grandchildren, Jayden, Avery, Nathan and Kaylee. His siblings, Sherrill and her husband Everett Baskerville, Donna, Steven, Anita Edwards, also all of his nieces and nephews. Eurtis was preceded in death by his mother Irma Price, sisters Althea Washington and Loretta King. A viewing will be held on Thursday February 14, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. and his Funeral Services on Friday February 15, 2013 at 1:00 pm both at Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Ramsey Funeral Home 530-534-3877.