The Celebration of Life Service for Mr. Horace Jones of Franklin will be Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:00PM at the Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in Franklin. Rev. Christopher Bonner will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends in the Chapel of Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home on Sunday, from 6-7.
Mr. Jones, a native of Franklin, Heard County, was born November 14, 1950 and was the son of the late Dawson Jones Sr. and Wilona Dukes Jones. He was a truck driver and was educated in the Heard County School system. He was a member and deacon of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Jones, Franklin; daughters: Darlene (Steve) Dennis , Newnan, GA; Elaine (Vincent) Echols, Franklin, GA; brothers: Hollis (Jimmie) Jones, Franklin, Dawson (Myrtice) Jones Jr., Atlanta; Leon Harper, Pensacola, FL; sister, Clyde (Willie) Echols, Carrollton, GA; five grandchildren, one great-grandchild; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers: Willie Melvin Jones, Clarence Jones; and sisters, Glemma Hart, Florestine Tigner, and Kennice Roberts.
The family will be at their home at 170 Waterworks Road in Franklin.
Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.lakesdunsonrobertson.com.
Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.