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Robert Allen “Bob” Jones, 68, of Dierks, Arkansas, died Thursday, March 17, 2016 in Overton Books V A Medical Center, Shreveport, Louisiana

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jonesMr. Robert Allen “Bob” Jones, age 68, a resident of Dierks, Arkansas, died Thursday, March 17, 2016 in Overton Books V A Medical Center, Shreveport, Louisiana
He was born to Chester David and Ruby H. Cooper Jones in Howard County, Arkansas, on November 28, 1947. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, having served with the U. S. Army. He was a retired millwright, and heavy equipment operator. He enjoyed yardwork, fishing, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He married Shirley Lynn Nevels Jones in De Queen, Arkansas, on April 28, 1972, and she preceded him in death July of 2013. He is also preceded in death by his parents, and a brother,Edwin D. Jones. He is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Steven Ray and Debbie Jones of De Queen and Wilbur Dewayne and Hollie Jones of Dierks; nine grandchildren, Ashilyn Jackson of Millerton, Oklahoma, Devyn Jones of Dierks, Tristen Jones and Trevin Jones both of Queen City, Texas, Darci Jones, Bret Jones both of Dierks, Brennen Seymour, Aubrey Seymour, and Jake Seymour all of De Queen, two brothers and sisters-in-law, Edgar David and Shirley Jones of Nashville and Jackie Dennis and Joann Jones of Dierks, one sister and brother-in-law, Brenda and Clifton Ward of Dierks, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral services with military rites for Mr. Bob Jones will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 21, 2016 in the Odd Fellows Cemetery, Lockesburg, Arkansas with Bro. David Blase and Bro. Devyn Jones officiating, under the direction of Chandler Funeral Home, De Queen. Visitation will be on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Chandler Funeral Home, De Queen, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.