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Henry Wilson Jones

November 26, 1918 - October 9, 2016

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November 26, 1918 - October 9, 2016 Mr. Henry Wilson Jones, age 97, passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016. He is preceded in death by his wife and mother of his children, Mignon Sills Jones and wife, Dorothy Jones. He is also preceded by his parents and ten siblings. Mr. Jones served his country honorably in the United States Army Air Corps during WWII, and 20 years in the Coast Guard Auxiliary. He went on the Honor Flight of May 2011. He retired after 40 years with L & N Railroad as Yard Master...

November 26, 1918 - October 9, 2016 Mr. Henry Wilson Jones, age 97, passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016. He is preceded in death by his wife and mother of his children, Mignon Sills Jones and wife, Dorothy Jones. He is also preceded by his parents and ten siblings. Mr. Jones served his country honorably in the United States Army Air Corps during WWII, and 20 years in the Coast Guard Auxiliary. He went on the Honor Flight of May 2011. He retired after 40 years with L & N Railroad as Yard Master and was a Mason for 55 years and also Scottish Rite and Shriners. He enjoyed fishing and was an avid Alabama football fan. Mr. Jones is survived by his children, Henry E. Jones (Phyllis), Herbert E. Jones (Linda), Wanda Miller (Larry), Robert Jones (Peggy), seven grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren. Visitation will be held at Radney Funeral Home Saraland on Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel at 11:00 a.m, Interment will follow in Pine Crest Cemetery Condolences may be offered at www.radneyfuneralhome-saraland.com.