James Kenneth Jones, 80, of Ronda passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. He was born in Wilkes County on March 25, 1939, to the late Lance Jones and Gladys Johnson Jones.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of Ronda, an avid outdoorsman, a loving husband, father and grandfather, and loved the Lord and his church family.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jane Anderson Jones of the home; his children, Jane Hall and husband, Larry, of Elkin, LuAnn Tilley and husband, Cecil, of Yadkinville, Brian Jones and wife, Melanie, of Georgetown, Ky., James Jones and wife, Tracy, of Roaring River and Tommy Jones and wife, Kendra, of Wilmore, Ky.; his sisters, Betty Ann Shepherd, Millard Reavis and Brenda Brewer, all of Hays; his grandchildren, Jay Hall, Jessica Hall, Hayley Zerita, Garrett Durham, Joseph Scott Jones, Jacob Jones, Brooke Phillips, Kimberley Jones, James Jones, Lindsey Jones and Bryer Jones, and seven great-grandchildren. He is also survived by several loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at First Baptist Church of Ronda, officiated by the Rev. Ronnie McMillan. Burial will follow at Ronda Community Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church from 12:30 to 2 p.m., prior to the service.
Johnson Funeral Home is serving the family of Mr. Jones.