Thomas Oliver Jones, 68, of Fairfield Glade, TN, passed away at his home on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.
He was born Oct. 17, 1949, in Atlanta, GA, son of the late Thomas Watson Jones and Evelyn Marie (Mitchell) Jones.
Tom worked as a commercial printer and was an active member of Central Baptist Church, including Celebration Choir and 50+ Adult Ministry. He also proudly served his country in the United States Army during Vietnam.
He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Ellington Jones, Fairfield Glade; son, Justin Thomas Jones of Florida; sister, Ellen Marie Jones Nowicki of Georgia; nieces and nephews, Melissa McKenzie, Ryan Jones, Jennifer Nowicki Clark, Christopher Nowicki and Phillip Nowicki. In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by his brother, Richard David Jones.
Funeral services were held at Central Baptist Church on Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, at 1 p.m. with Bro. Roland Smith and Bro. Billy Kemp officiating. Interment will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at 2 p.m. EST in East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery.
The family requests donations to be made to Central Baptist Church Music Dept., 1346 S. Main St., Crossville, TN 38555 or to Grace Hospice Foundation with Avalon Hospice, 645 S. Main St., Suite 102, Crossville, TN 38555.
Published on February 26, 2018