ORLEANS – Michael Ray Jones, 56, Orleans, went home to be with Jesus at 3:00 a.m. Thursday, April 5, 2007, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.
Born June 26, 1950, in Lawrence County, he was the son of John Paul and Edith Madeline (Patton) Jones.
He was an auto paint and body man. He was an active member of Grace Tabernacle Church where he loved to sing and play his guitar.
Michael William Shipman, Richmond
Christopher Paul Shipman, Bedford
Gary Jones, Hemet, California
April Dawn Jones, Hemet, California
Edith Jones, Orleans
Brenda Joyce Heath, Sacramento, California
Rachel L. Staggs, Bedford
Judith Leigh Birch, Phoeniz, Arizona
Connie Gail Coulter, Orleans
Penny Sue Hardin, Huron
Rev. Ronald Paul Jones, Hemet, California
Randal Arthur Jones, Mitchell
Rev. Daniel Dale Jones, Bloomington
James Leslie Jones, Orleans
His father preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 11, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Daniel Dale Jones officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday and from 10:00 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.