Mr. William (Hank) Jones of Wrens, Georgia departed this life on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at the Wrightsville Manor Nursing Facility in Wrightsville, Georgia. Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of L.M. Pierce Funeral Home with interment in the Sandersville City Cemetery. Rev. W. Roy Grissom will officiate.
Mr. Jones was born in Warthen, Georgia on October 16, 1946 to the parentage of the late Mr. Aaron Jones Sr. and the late Mrs. Lula P. Jones.
Until his health failed, he was employed by Wayne Smith Logging Company.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Mrs. Bessie Lee Jones of Augusta, Georgia; a devoted daughter, Mrs. Toronda Heggs (Keith) of Tennille, Georgia; four sons, Mr. KaRon Jones of Augusta, Georgia, Mr. William Tyrone Jones of Wrightsville, Georgia, Mr. Christopher Jones of Wrens, Georgia and Mr. Shawn Jones of Sarasota, Florida; fourteen grandchildren, four great grandchildren; mother-in-law, Ms. Mattie P. Mitts of Wrens, Georgia; seven devoted sisters: Mrs. Bertha Burton of Milledgeville, Georgia, Ms. Louise Jones of Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Minnie S. Tucker and Mrs. Rudene Horton of Warthen, Georgia, Ms. Margaret Jones of Augusta, Georgia, Mrs. Lino Mitts of Waynesboro, Georgia and Mrs. Lula (Sanford) Burton of Sparta, Georgia; three brothers: Mr. Aaron (Martha) Jones, Mr. Bennie Jones and Mr. John K. (Helen) Cummings all of Warthen, Georgia; one aunt: Mrs. Lucille Palmer of Sparta, Georgia; two uncles: Mr. Andrew Gay of Harthorne, Florida and Mr. Lonzie Palmer of Sparta, Georgia; several in-laws, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.