Mr. Cecil Jones, age 79, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013. He was born May 25, 1933, in Geneva County, Ala., to Sidney and Addie Smith Jones.
Mr. Jones was a resident of Seminole, Fla. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict
and the Vietnam Era, serv-ing his country in the United States Air Force
as a sergeant with over 22 years of service before retiring. He en-joyed fishing and especially enjoyed being a grandfather.
Mr. Jones is preceded in death by his parents, and one great-grandson Zane Newman.
Mr. Jones is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Nelva Dean Barker Jones of Seminole; one son, Zachery Ray Jones and wife, Juanita of Holmes County, Fla.; two daughters, Belinda Jones Smith and husband Dave of Freeport, Fla., and Nikki Jones Vaughan and husband, Scott of DeFuniak Springs, Fla.; one brother, Ray Jones and wife Margie of Holmes County, Fla.; five grandchildren, Michael Newman, Sam Newman, Josh Jones and wife Kellie, Kodi Sniezko and Jarrett Sniezko; and five great-grandchildren, Ryder Newman, Jacob Newman, Zoë Newman, Quinton Jones and Madison Jones.
A time of visitation will be held 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 18, 2013, at Clary-Glenn Funeral Home Chapel; 230 Park Ave., DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at Clary-Glenn Funeral Home Chapel; 230 Park Avenue, DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435.
Pallbearers will be the grandsons, Michael Newman, Sam Newman, Josh Jones, Kodi Sniezko, Quinton Jones and Ryder Newman. Honorary pallbearer will be Jarrett Sniezko.
Floral arrangements are being accepted.
Burial will follow in the Limestone Cemetery with Military Honors.
You may go online to view obituaries, offer condolences and sign guest book at www.clary-glenn.com.
Clary-Glenn Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.