Henry Jones, age 97, of Exeter, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at Cedar Ridge in Cassville, Missouri.
He was born December 15, 1922 in Atwood, Kansas, the son of Jeremiah and Rose (Bell) Jones. He was united in marriage to Mary Jane Drill, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were his parents; daughter, Rose Emma Schulze and grandson, Dustin Jones.
Surviving are two sons, Jerry Jones and his wife Virginia of Exeter, Missouri and Joseph Jones and his wife Peggy of Council Bluffs, Iowa; nine grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.
Henry grew up and received his education in Kansas. For a short while he was a Merchant Marine and after that enjoyed working as a carpenter. Some of his favorite pastimes were fishing and reading.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 27, 2020 at Westlawn Hillcrest Cemetery in Omaha, Nebraska. Local arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
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