Jones, Forrest W., 78, of San Antonio, FL, passed away July 16, 2014, at Gulfside Hospice Center at Bayfront Health Dade City. Forrest was born Sept. 19, 1935, in Lambert, OK, to Harry Jones and Thelma (Sawyer) Jones. Forrest is survived by his wife Edith (McClung) Jones. They were wed on Feb. 19, 1955, and together raised three children, Karl Jones, Joel Jones and Norma Myers, who added 11 grandchildren to their family line. Also, survived by his sisters, Bernice Andrews and Carolyn Pryor. Forrest moved to San Antonio, FL from Wichita, KS, where he lived and worked till he retired following a long and rewarding career as a Customer Engineer for IBM and an Operations Manager for Boeing Computer Services. Visitation 9 a.m.; funeral services for Forrest will be held at 11 a.m. both Saturday, July 19, at Hodges Family Funeral Home 301 Chapel in Dade City. No flowers or gifts are necessary, as God has provided all that is required.
Hodges Family Funeral Home - Dade City
11441 US HIGHWAY 301 Dade City, FL 33525
Published in The Wichita Eagle on July 19, 2014