Monte Jones

Monte JonesMonte Jan Jones, 67, of Rushville died at 10 a.m. Oct. 25, 2011, at his home.

He was born June 13, 1944, in Rushville, a son of Byrle Bates Jones and Evelyn Riggall Jones. He married Connie Dobbs on Nov. 24, 1966, in Timewell. She survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, LeAnn (and George) Vincent of Rushville; one brother, Sheridan Jones of Mount Sterling; and four grandchildren.

He worked for Forrest Cain at Rushville Motors Ford Dealership for 44 years, retiring in 2005 due to ill health.

Services were held Friday at Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville with Rev. Lee Reffett officiating. Burial followed in Ripley Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Boy Scout Troop #35.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 11/2/2011