Willard Roy Jones
Baptist church deacon
Willard Roy Jones, 79, died in Trenton on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. He was a life long resident of Dixie County and served as a deacon at Rock Sink Baptist Church in Old Town. He was a patrol officer with Florida Department of Transortation for 32 years. He was also a farmer and a sawmill operator. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary Elizabeth Jones; his sons, Roy (Anne) Jones of Old Town and Gregory (Crystal) Jones of Old Town; his daughter, Chaille (Marc) Wilson of Trenton, four grandchildren; a great-grandchild; his sister, Mallonea Thomlinson of Gainesville and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were Oct. 25 at Rock Sink Baptist Church with the Rev. Terry Cranford officiating. Interment followed at Rock Sink Cemetery in Old Town.