William Rex Jones, age 71, of Dallas, GA, passed away on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. He was born on January 14, 1947, in Corning, NY, to the late Alton & Doris Jones, and was preceded in death by his brother, Clifford A. Jones. Mr. Jones was a member of Acworth United Methodist Church and worked as a pattern maker for Ingersoll-Rand for 22 years. Bill taught heavy equipment and conservation at G.S.T Boces in Coopers Plaines, N.Y. He was a member of the Painted Post New York Fire Department for 40 years serving a total of 48 years in the fire service. Mr. Jones was a Sergeant in the United States Army Corp of Engineers serving in the Vietnam War.
Survivors include wife of 49 years, Caroline E. Jones of Dallas, GA; son, Jason R. & Melissa Jones of Dallas, GA; sister, Dorothy & Chuck McConnell of Brooksville, FL; grandchildren Lauren A. Jones and Liam R. Jones; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and their spouses.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at 3 PM, from Clark Funeral Home, with Reverend James Gwinn officiating. Interment will be held on Monday, August 27, 2018, at 10:30 AM, from GA National Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday, August 25, 2018, from 1 PM until the time of service
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Acworth United Methodist Church Food Pantry at 4340 Collins Circle, Acworth, GA 30101.
Please feel free to leave online condolences to the family at www.samclarkfuneralhome.com