CHARLES (CHARLIE) S. JONES 65 years old, passed away peacefully on January 27, 2014 in his home in Riverside, CA. Born on September 27, 1948 in Riverside, CA to Lucille Roe and Wesley Jones. He was an Army
veteran and worked as a manager for the Press Enterprise for over 35 years, and currently worked for World Class Distribution. He loved mountaineering, animals (aka the dog whisperer), military history, and most of all music. He will be remembered by his family and friends for his larger than life sense of humor, kind heart, and big bear hugs. Charlie is survived by his daughter Sarah Jane Smith; son-in-law Aaron Smith; grandchildren Garrett and Lily Smith; his sister Terri (TK) Jones; brother Steve Gill; sister-in-law Lorene Gill-Crushman; niece Monica Gill-Hall; great niece Lauren Kennedy; and great nephew Zak Hall. A memorial service will be held at Preston and Simons Mortuary, 3358 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA at noon on Friday, February 7, 2014. Charlie will be laid to rest at the Evergreen Cemetery in Riverside. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Veterans of Foreign War.