Tony Michael (Mike) Jones, 77, passed away on May 10, 2018, at his home in Richards, Texas.
Mike proudly served in the US Navy from 1959-1962 and subsequently deployed to Viet Nam as a civilian contractor with Bell Helicopters repairing military aircraft electronics. Upon returning to the states, he served as manager in restaurant and retail businesses before settling into a long career in commercial and residential construction and renovation, working happily with his wife Halley by his side.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Halley Jones; three step-sons John Loggins and wife Wendy of Seminole, FL, Jerry Landes and wife Becky of Troy, TX, and Steve Landes and wife Joan of Richards, TX; two sisters Carolyn Everich and husband Freddy of Mena, AR, and Carol Ford of Ft. Worth, TX; three brothers Steve Jones, Chris Jones, and Ray Jones, all of Ft. Worth, TX; brother-in-law Rocky Cowan and wife Linda of Mineral Wells, TX; four grandchildren Cade White, Marshall White, Ryan Landes, and Aaron Landes; five great-grandchildren Erik White, Lily Pea White, Odin White, Georgia Mae White, and Ethan Landes; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents William Weldon and Marilyn Massey, brother-in-law Jim Ford, and step-son Michael Joe Landes.
A memorial service will be held for Mike on May 26, 2018, at Union Grove Baptist Church, 24380 FM 149, Richards, TX 77873. He will be deeply missed by all that knew and loved him.