A celebration of life service for Roy Lee Jones, 79, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, June 17, 2023, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Jones passed away at 11:50 p.m., Saturday, June 10, 2023, at Ozarks Medical Center.
He was born September 6, 1943, at Fremont, Missouri, to Richard Jones and Mamie Weaver Jones. On October 5, 1968, he was married at Briar, Missouri, to Sharon Kelso. Mr. Jones was the owner/operator of Beltone Hearing Center for 45 years and dedicated his life to helping others hear; he passed the business on to his daughter, Angela Jones. Roy was drafted into the military after college, where he served his country for two years alongside his twin brother, Larry Jones in the United States Army. He loved to paint and enjoyed going fishing and camping. Mr. Jones was a Christian.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Jones, of the family home, two children, Angela Jones, West Plains, Missouri, and Michael Jones and wife, Melinda, Springfield, Missouri; two grandchildren, Ethan and Noah Jones; two brothers, Gene Jones and wife, Edith and Larry Jones and wife, Marilyn; one sister, Juanita Reed; and many nieces and nephews.
His parents, one brother, Kenneth (Buster) Jones, infant sister, Faye Jones and brother-in-law, Burt Reed, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be held from 1:30 until 2:30 p.m., Saturday, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be held at a later date at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to American Parkinson Disease Association or any charity of choice and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO 65775.