John B. Jones Jr.
John B. Jones Jr., 93, was born April 15, 1919, in Forney, Texas, to John B. Jones Sr. and Minnie Mae (Edwards) Jones. He was raised as a child in Forney and Plano, Texas. He died March 20, 2013, in Newton, Iowa.
He attended Wesley Junior College in Greenville, Texas, from 1937 to 1938. He then attended Oklahoma A&M in Stillwater and graduated in 1942 with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. He married Othel Lee Hale on Aug. 28, 1941, in Plano, Texas. It was a double wedding with his brother George and his wife, before a Justice of the Peace. Othel is now deceased, having passed away on Oct. 25, 2006, at the age of 84. John was raised in the Methodist Church. He renewed his faith in the Lord Jesus in the latter years of his life.
After college, he worked with the U.S. Bureau of Mines in Bartlesville, Okla. He enlisted in the United States Navy as an officer and retired as a Lt. JG. He is a World War II veteran. He will be laid to rest today appropriately with full military honors next to his wife at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Greeley, Colo.
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