Meridian Star

March 29, 2013

Ronald Lamar Jones

Associated Press


    Services for Ronald “Ronnie” Lamar Jones will be held Monday, at 2 p.m., at Hickory United Methodist Church, with Rev. Wayne Napier officiating. Burial will be in Righteous Oaks Cemetery with Robert Barham Family Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

    Mr. Jones, 65, of Chunky, died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Anderson Regional Medical Center. He was a flight line manager for 20 years at Allen C. Thompson Field in Jackson, and was also a fuel transportation driver for 10 years. Mr. Jones was a veteran of the United States Army.

    Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Sarah Joyce Jones of Chunky; two sons: Kenneth Jones and wife Nicole of Pearl, and Adam Jones and wife Toni of Florence; grandchildren: Angel Hagar and Kaylan Ward, Raigen, Taylor and Amelia Grace Jones, Brentyn and Hannah Jones; great-grandchildren: Kaleb Hagar, Nicholas Hagar and Khenry Meeks; and special friends, Jean and Jerry Brown.

    He was preceded in death by his daughter, de’Lise Hagar; and parents, Lamar and Ruth Jones.

    The family requests memorials be made to Blair E. Batson Children’s Hospital.

    Family and friends may sign the online guest book at

    Visitation will be Saturday, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., at the funeral home.