J. Martin Jones
88, of Franklin, passed away February 19, 2014. The son of Tompie and Ruth Martin Jones, he was born December 23, 1925 in Fountain Run, Kentucky. Martin was a salesman with Wills Furniture & Appliance, worked as an independent photographer and was a Professional Square Dance Caller. Martin served in the US Army during WW II, receiving the Purple Heart.
Services 12 noon February 22, 2014 in Forest Lawn Funeral Home , Greenwood, where friends may call after 10 a.m. Entombment in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Martin is survived by his wife of 67 years, Dodie; sons, Martin A. (Salley) and Larry R. (Debbie) Jones; daughters, Linda K. (Robert) Camden, Janet C. (Marty) Sadler and Barbara A. (Tom) Allington; sisters, Doris Crafton and Sandra Estep; eight grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. Martin was preceded in death by brother, Thomas Jones.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans or to Riley Children's Foundation. http://www.forestlawncemetery-fh.com