Dotson Jones, 88, of Paragould, Ark., passed away June 16, 2016, at Lakeside Nursing Home. He was born March 22, 1928, to Carmon and Grace Jones. Dotson was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan and enjoyed NASCAR as well. He was of the Baptist faith.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his brothers, Denzil and Eugene Jones and his sisters, Pat Hill and two infants.
Survivors include Dotson's wife, Debra Jones, of the home; sons and daughters-in-law, Doyle and Dana Jones, of Marion, Ark., David and Leigh Ann Jones, of Rector, Brad and Caroline Jones, of Arlington, Tex., Danny and Jamie Jaques, of Evansville, Ind. and Scotty and Julie Jaques, of Paragould; daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra Robertson, of Paragould, Sharon and Gary Sauheaver, of Sherwood and Stephanie and Greg Arender, of Bono; a brother, Butch Jones; his sisters, Janice Jones, Maxine Gray, Arlene Hicks and Carolyn Fearn; 23 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and a special friend, Joe Andrews.
The celebration of life service was held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 20, in the Center Hill Chapel of Phillips Funeral Home with Terry Songer officiating.
Those who wish may visit www.phillipsfuneral.org to send online condolences.