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James Leslie JonesPassing: September 3, 2012


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday,Sep.7,2012, 10:00 am


Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday,Sep.6,2012, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday,Sep.7,2012, 09:00 am - 10:00 am


Clark Cemetery


ORLEANS James Leslie Jones, 58, passed away at 1:00 a.m. Monday, September 3, 2012, at his residence.

Born February 11, 1954, in Lawrence County, he was the son of John Paul and Edith M. (Patton) Jones. He married Shirley Ann Baxter January 2, 1973.

He retired from Midland Cut Stone in Bloomington and was a member of Grace Tabernacle.

James was a veteran of the Indiana National Guard.

Surviving: wife,
Shirley Jones, Orleans
Eric James Jones, Orleans
Edith Jones, Orleans
Ronnie Paul Jones, California
Randall Arthur Jones, Orleans
Daniel Dale Jones, Bloomington
Brenda Joyce Heath, California
Judith Leah Birch, Arizona
Rachel Staggs, Mitchell
Penny Hardin, Florida
Connie Coulter, Orleans

His father and brother, Michael Ray Jones, preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 7, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Rev. Daniel Jones officiating. Burial will be in Clark Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday and from 9:00 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

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3 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Glenda Hall | Mitchell, In47446
    Date: November 9, 2012
    Shirley & Eric, Jimmie has been missed greatly!!! he had the biggest heart always there to help anyone! a"TRUE" friend !!!!! I miss his jokes,laughter,stories,just a true friend for over 40 yrs. Shirley your on my mind alot, take care , you are my true friend for more than 40 yrs. Now thats TRUE friends!!! Love Glenda I'm sorry for the late message I just found out about this guestbook.
  2. Guest: Chris Shipman | Nashville, IN
    Date: September 6, 2012
    So sorry to hear about Jimmy. He was a good man with a kind heart. My families thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Love to you all!
  3. Guest: Debbie Hall | Orleans, IN
    Date: September 5, 2012
    Shirley and family...so sorry for the loss of your loved one....God Bless!!!