Ronald L. Jones, 81, husband of Myrtle Marie Houchens Jones, passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. He was born on September 27, 1932, to the late Roy Lee Jones and Laverne Cora Crapp Jones in Linden, Wisconsin.
Mr. Jones was a Customer Service Representative with Columbia Gas for 22 years, a lifetime member of the VFW Post 4075 and a member of Westview Baptist. He was also a 12-year veteran of the Army and served his country in Korea and Vietnam. Mr. Jones enjoyed fishing, watching baseball games and was an avid Braves fan.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters, Mary Ann (Herman) Miller, Linda Spaulding, Judy (Robert) Nowell, and Joan (Bill) Rodgers, all of Frankfort; his daughter-in-law, Ingrid Spencer of TN; his sister, Gaye Peacock; his brother, Leroy Jones, both of WI; 8 grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren. Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his son, George T. Spencer, and his son-in-law, Hugh Spaulding.
Services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 14, at Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Road, with Pastor Gary Hager officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
His grandsons will serve as casketbearers and his granddaughters will serve as honorary casketbearers. Visitation will be on Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Contributions are recommended to Cedar Creeks Lodge, 7984 New LaGrange Rd., Louisville, KY 40222-9956. Condolences may be offered online at www.clarklegacycenter.com.