Hunter Jones(1927 - 2013)

Hunter Edsel Jones


Hunter Edsel Jones, 85, husband of Pauline West Jones, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013.

Born in Simpsonville, he was a son of the late Collier Henry and Maggie Lou Gwin Jones.

Mr. Jones retired as Assistant Chief with the Greenville City Fire Department following 35 years of service. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during World War II, was a Mason and Shriner and was an avid motorcycle rider. He was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving, in addition to his wife of 61 years, are two sons, Michael Alan Jones and David Collier Jones; a granddaughter, Hannah Amelia Jones; a sister, Martha Durham; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son, Michael Hunter Jones; and ten brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be held Saturday, March 30, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. until 1:15 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown with the funeral service following at 1:30 p.m. in the Downtown Chapel.

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Funeral Home

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel
639 North Main Street Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 232-6733

Published in The Greenville News on Mar. 29, 2013