Ronnie Eugene Jones
Ronnie Eugene Jones passed away on June 20, 2013 at home after a long illness. Ronnie was born October 23, 1945 in Springfield to Eugene and Jewell Jones. Ronnie graduated from Central High School and spent most of his life working as a welder and diesel mechanic.
Ronnie was married to the love of his life on July 4th, 1980. He is survived by his wife Teresa, his children, Shelia Woods of Bolivar, Bradley and Lisa Jones, Rhonda and Ronnie Moore and Tammy Cavins of Springfield, Mo. He is also survived by his sister Faith and Rick East of Springfield. And, his joy of having 17 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
Ronnie was a very kind and generous man. He always had a joke or story to tell and was never happier when he could aggravate and tease anyone who was lucky to be around him.
Visitation is Sunday June 23rd from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., and services at 10:00 AM June 24th, 2013 at Greenlawn Funeral Home South. Graveside services will follow immediately after the service at Maplewood Cemetery in Aurora, Mo. Ronnie will be buried next to his beloved Mom and Dad as requested.
Special thanks to Dr. Thomas Thomas of Mercy Hospital for his wonderful care of Ronnie during his long illness. And a big thank you to Carolyn and Sheri from Hospice who were wonderful in Ronnie's last hours.
"Ronnie, you're the love of my life and I know we will be together again. Teresa"