Nov. 2, 1933—Feb. 1, 2016 Eugene Jones, age 82, of Monticello, Ky., passed away Monday, February 1, 2016 at Jean Waddle Care Center, Hospice of Lake Cumberland. He was born November 2, 1933 in Stearns, Ky., the son of the late Dewey and Mary Elizabeth (Miler) Jones. He is survived by his wife—Jacqueline (Taylor) Jones; four sons— Jerry VanVoorst, Jay VanVoorst, Dewey Eugene Jones, and Eric Jones; three daughters—Rita Moles, Rebecca Astemborski, and Janette Philpot; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He is also survived by one brother—Robie Jones; and one sister— Juanita Atkins; along with a host of family and friends who mourn his passing. He was preceded in death by one son—James VanVoorst; one daughter— Ronda Jones; one grandchild; four brothers—Orville, Donald, Doyle and Duffield Jones; and one sister—Christine Young. Funeral services were held Friday, February 5, 2016 at 10 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Harvey Antle officiating. Burial was in the Sherrod Dobbs Cemetery. Hicks-Vaughn Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  February 9, 2016