Donald Lee Jones

Donald Lee Jones, 78, of Sarcoxie passed away Sunday, July 24, 2022 at the Sarcoxie Nursing Center.
He was born on Saturday, Feb. 12, 1944 in LaRussell, to the union of the late Homer and Mary (Welsh) Jones. He was a graduate of Sarcoxie High School. For 44 years he was employed with MODOT, retiring as a District Supervisor. He was united in marriage to Charlotte Henry in 1963 and later divorced. To this union four children were born.
In school he played football for the Sarcoxie Bears.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son Todd Donald Jones; brothers, Jerry Jones and Joey Jones.
Jones is survived by his children, Annette Jones (Jan), of Independence,  Aaron Jones (Kim), of Republic and Eric Jones, of Diamond; a granddaughter; and a great-granddaughter; sister Judy Triplett (Larry), of Sarcoxie; mother of his children, Charlotte Jones; several nieces and nephews; as well as a host of other family and friends.
Funeral services were  at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2022 at Housh-Goodwin Funeral Home and Pastor Don Sullivan officiated. Burial followed in the Sarcoxie Cemetery. Visitation was from 6-8 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Sarcoxie Nursing Center in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family through the website Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Housh-Goodwin Funeral Home in Sarcoxie.


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