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Charles A. Jones, age 73, a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and friend went to be with our Lord on September 27, 2013 at home, surrounded by family and friends. Charlie was born September 7, 1940 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. His family later moved to Houston, Texas where he graduated from Lamar High School, and later graduated from Sam Houston State University in 1962. Charlie was VP at Church's Fried Chicken; President of Vokstoy Auto Parts; and CEO of Gesco Medical Products. He enjoyed fishing all over the world, and coming home to play golf and gin rummy at Oak Hills Country Club. Traveling the world was enjoyable, but his most fun was hanging out with Mary. Charlie is survived by his loving wife, Mary; daughter, Kelley (Shawn) Gosdin of San Antonio; daughter, Tracey (Steve) Tarr of Conroe, Texas; daughter, Beth (Gary) Nunn of Cullman, Alabama; son, Kirk (Susam) of Panama; grandchildren, Lindsey, Lorin, and Trey Driskell; Dylan, Bailey, and Quinn Gosdin; T.J. and Alex Vega; Lainey, Chloe, Kirk Jr., and Sophia Floeck. Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at Alamo Heights Baptist Church, 6501 Broadway at 10:30 AM, with Rev. Charlie Simons officiating. A reception follows at Oak Hills Country Club, 5403 Fredericksburg Rd.. In lieu of flowers, please send your donations to: Fisher House Inc., 7323 W. US Hwy 90, Ste. 107, San Antonio TX 78227. Should flowers be sent, please deliver to the Church on Tuesday morning. You may sign the on-line guest book at under the obituary section.

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Published in San Antonio Express-News on Sep. 30, 2013.
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October 1, 2013
Mary, Richard and I were so saddened to learn of Charlie's passing. Please know we are praying for your healing during this time of great sorrow. God be with you and your family.

Richard and Lisa Winkler
Richard & Lisa Winkler
October 1, 2013
I will remember our many experiences together. What a great man you are.
Steven Wightman
October 1, 2013
We will all miss our good friend and all the fun times we had together.
Don Nelson
October 1, 2013
We will miss your darling smile and fun personality. God Bless. Libba Barnes
Libba Barnes
September 30, 2013
It was an honor and a pleasure to know u mr jones.i will miss your smile..may god watch over your wife mary and your family
socorro bermea
September 30, 2013
Charlie was a kind and wonderful man. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mary and the rest of the family.
Terry & John Ditmyer
September 30, 2013
Knowing you was a pleasure, my prayers and thoughts go out to Mary and her family
Vicki Contreras
September 30, 2013
We will miss our loved friend greatly.
Gary T. & Cheryl Lomax
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