R .'s Story
R . C. JONES R.C. Jones, 87, entered into Eternal Life on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Mr Jones was born on Tuesday, January 20, 1931 in Rogers, Arkansas to Asbury Jones and Nettie Rodgers Jones. On April 10, 1971, he entered into marriage with Joy Ladawn Trout in Tolleson, Arizona. Mr Jones enjoyed hunting, fishing, horse racing, and visiting with family and friends. R.C. was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend who will be greatly missed but will remain in our hearts forever. R.C. is preceded in death by his parents, Asbury and Nettie Jones; his two sons, Eddie Jones and David Graves; his three sisters; and his two brothers. R.C. is survived by his wife of 46 years, Joy Ladawn Jones of Avondale, Arizona; his three daughters, Cheryl Shields of Prescott, Arizona, Debra Haggard of Buckeye, Arizona, and Karen Smith of Flagstaff, Arizona; his son, Keith Graves of Apache Junction, Arizona; his sister, Ann Sumpter of Chandler Arizona; his 11 grandchildren; his numerous great grandchildren; and his many friends. A celebration of R.C.'s life was held at the graveside in the Florence City Cemetery on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. The family wishes to thank Summit Healthcare and Hospice for the care and kindness they gave R.C. and his family.
Published on  March 7, 2018