William Kirby Jones
Memorial services for Mr. William Kirby Jones, age 72, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, with Deacon Tommy Rhodes officiating. Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Jones died Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
He was born in Jackson, TN to the late Lacy Kirby Jones and Adrienne Richards Jones. He was a graduate of Sewanee Military Academy and Lambuth University. Mr. Jones did his Post Graduate at the University of Memphis and the University of Mississippi. He was a teacher at the college and high school levels most of his life. He was married to Marian Core on March 25, 1972 and was a member of St. Luke's Episcopal Church.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, William Corey Jones.
Surviving are his wife, Marian Core Jones of Jackson; his son, Elliott Hunter Jones and wife Wendy of Huntingdon; his sister, Margaret Ann Lucas and husband Jerry of Medon, and his grandchildren, William Alexander Jones, Andrew Christopher Jones, Anna Rebecca Jones and Alyson Claire Jones, all of Jackson, and Liam David Jones and London Daniel Jones, both of Huntingdon.
Friends may visit with the family from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, at the Fellowship Hall of St. Luke's Episcopal Church.
Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home, 731-424-2424.
Published in The Jackson Sun on July 4, 2014
Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home
403 East Baltimore Street Jackson, TN 38301