Jerry Jones, 72, of Texarkana, Arkansas passed away Thursday, October 1, 2020 in Texarkana, Arkansas. He was born December 23, 1947 in Hope, Arkansas to Lloyd and Frances McKamie Jones.
Jerry was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church who enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. He loved being with his family and helping others. Jerry retired as a diesel mechanic with Tyson Foods.
He is preceded in death by his father.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Jean Jones of Texarkana, AR; one son, Jeff Jones and Ashley; one stepson, Joe Waldrop and Jennifer; two daughters, Teresa Collins and Tom, Jamie Jones and Amber one stepdaughter, Jennifer Williamson and Kenneth; his mother, Frances Jones; two sisters, Joyce Girod and Judy Chapman; four grandchildren, Alexis Collins, Ella Jones, Ben Jones and Rush James; four step grandchildren, Dallas Williamson, Taylor Williamson, Brandon Waldrop and Shyanne Waldrop; special family, Kelsi Mixon and Phillip McKenzie, Caden, Keeli, Ryder, Sawyer and Sutton; and many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Visitation will be 5:00pm to 7:00pm Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Herndon-Fuqua Funeral Home Hope.
Chapel service will be 5:00pm Sunday, October 4, 2020 at Herndon-Fuqua Funeral Home Hope with interment to follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Bro. Larry Brown will officiate under the direction of Herndon-Fuqua Funeral Home Hope. We also invite you to express your public condolences at www.herndonfuquafuneralhomes.com or private Letters of Love at www.herndonfuquafuneralhomes.com/page/letters-of-love