Macon, Georgia – Hugh Lamar Jones, 76, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at Pine Point Hospice. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Glenn Haven Memorial Gardens at 12:00PM with full military honors.
Hugh was born on March 23, 1943 to the late Beatrice Jacobs and Luther Jones in Valdosta, Georgia. Hugh served his country faithfully in the United States Army as an Pvt E-2 at Fort Knox, Kentucky, where he received a medal for Sharpe Shooter (Rifle). Hugh was a welder by trade. He was a simple man who loved to smile and be around those he loved.
In addition to his parents, Hugh is preceded in death by his beloved brothers, Billy, Edgar, Dan, and Bobby Jones and sister, Emily Broome.
His memory will forever be cherished by his beloved sister, Joy Gerald of Chesapeake, Virginia; life long friend and companion, Joanne Lynn; sister-in-law, Nora Jones; 3 Children; 4 grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family expresses a sincere thank you to all the doctors and nurses at Navicent Health and a special thank you to Stephanie Johnson at Navicent Health for her kindness and care.
The family will gather at the home of Nora Jones immediately following the service.