Stephen Wayne Jones, 66, of Summerville, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2016.
Mr. Jones was a native of Rossville, Georgia and was born May 7, 1950 to his parents Lelton E. and Opal M. Jones and has lived in the Summerville, Georgia area for the past 5 years. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving two tours in Vietnam from 1970 until 1972. He also received the Bronze Star, as well as, other accommodations during his military service. He was most recently employed with Case Construction and earlier with Tennessee American Water. Mr. Jones enjoyed hunting and fishing and will truly be missed by his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Lelton E. and Opal M. Jones, and his brother, Dana Lamar Jones.
Survivors include his sons, Stephen “Stoney” Jones, David (Amanda) Jones and Andrew Micah Jones, uncle, Clayton (Wanda) Mathews, aunt, Joyce J. Fields, 5 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild and a nephew, Anthony Brian Jones.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30pm on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in the South Crest Chapel with Reverend Ron Ragon officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Chattanooga National Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4-8pm on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 and from 9am until the service hour on Wednesday at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.