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Celebrating the life of

John Kenneth Jones

June 25, 1939 - October 30, 2019

John Kenneth Jones

John Kenneth Jones, 80, passed away October 30, 2019, at Abercorn Rehabilitation.

He was born June 25, 1939 in Athens, GA to the late Lonnie Daniel Jones and Sally Harmon Jones.  He was a 1957 graduate of Savannah High School and served for over 40 years in the Air National Guard.

He was a member of the Exchange Club of Savannah, Savannah Association of Flying Air National Guardsmen, The Greater Savannah Softball Association, Cobra Club, Lifetime Member of Air Force Association, Grey Eagle Society, and an active golfer in the Senior Blitz.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lonnie Daniel and Sally Harmon Jones, a sister and brother in law, Raymond and Helen Pardee, brother in law, LTC (Ret) Richard E Moore and a niece Janet W Moore.

Surviving are his sister, Betty J Moore, Winston, GA, brother and sister-in-law, Dan and Glenda Jones,  Waycross, GA, nephews, Donnie (Jeanette) Pardee, Fayetteville, GA, Trey Jones, Waycross, GA, and Richard Moore, Winston, GA, nieces, Patty (Ken) Mocabee, St Louis, MO, Carol (Greg) Leverson, Tulsa, OK, Kathy Moore, Riverdale, GA, Shearree (Lew) Wilkinson, Lakeland, FL, Lynn (Brian) Nabors, Winston, GA, Sabrina (David) Wilson, Dublin, GA, and Beth (John) Sarmie, Jacksonville, FL, 11 great nieces and nephews, and several great-great nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Trey Jones, Mason Mocabee, Richard Leverson, Evan Nabors, Matthew Sarmie, and Christopher Sarmie.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Members of Savannah Association of Flying Air National Guardsmen.

Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Friday, November 8, 2019 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.

Funeral Service will be 1:30 p.m., Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.

Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to, The Exchange Club of Savannah, Savannah Association of the Flying National Air Guardsmen, any other organization he was affiliated with, or an organization of your choice.

 

 

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So sorry to hear of Kenny's passing. We grew up together, always enjoyed talking about the good old days with him. My condolences to his family.

- Marguerite Heitmann Lee, Woodstock, Ga


I have known Kenny a long time and worked many a year with him. He was a fine and caring man. He will be missed by a lot of people. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this sad time. May God bless and keep you in his loving arms.

- Susan Elkins, Savannah, GA


So sad to see that Kenny had passed. The Albritton family enjoyed his friendship for many years as one my sisters boyfriends, a good neighbor, co worker with dad in the national guard and attending church in Thunderbolt. Sincere thoughts and prayers for the family as you travel this journey of so many wonderful memories of a very special guy.

- Debbie Albritton Sanders, Vidalia, Ga


So sorry to hear of Kenny's passing. I have known Kenny all my life. He was a great guy and I know he will be missed. May God be with the family and friends who will surely miss him.

- James Meyers, Guyton, GA


I was so very sad to hear of Mr. Kenny's passing. His engaging smile and great storytelling will be missed by many. Deepest prayers and condolences to his family and friends. Soar high and rest in peace.

- Garry Nesbit, Savannah, GA


My prayers are with Kenny's family at this time. I grew up with him in Thunderbolt as well as many others who are mourning him. Dan and Glenda, I'm so sorry to hear of Kenny's passing.

- Sonja Canas Held, Savannah, GA


Uncle Kenny, I miss you so much already. I miss our phone calls, your kisses, your hugs. Thanksgiving and Christmas will never be the same without you. I love you!

- Lynn Nabors, Winston, GA


I am so sorry to hear of Kenny's passing. He was always such a kind soul.We were old sweethearts. May Perpetual Light Shine Upon him.??

- Larry and Julia Dyer Strickland, Savannah, Georgia


A candle has been lit!

- Allen Ball , Flo


A candle has been lit!

- Moore , Georg


So sorry to hear of Kenny's passing. We grew up together, always enjoyed talking about the good old days with him. My condolences to his family.

- Marguerite Heitmann Lee, Woodstock, Ga


A candle has been lit!

- Tommy Alford , Georg


I have known Kenny a long time and worked many a year with him. He was a fine and caring man. He will be missed by a lot of people. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this sad time. May God bless and keep you in his loving arms.

- Susan Elkins, Savannah, GA


A candle has been lit!

- Jennifer Barefield , Georg


So sad to see that Kenny had passed. The Albritton family enjoyed his friendship for many years as one my sisters boyfriends, a good neighbor, co worker with dad in the national guard and attending church in Thunderbolt. Sincere thoughts and prayers for the family as you travel this journey of so many wonderful memories of a very special guy.

- Debbie Albritton Sanders, Vidalia, Ga


A candle has been lit!

- Kim Prevatt , Georg


So sorry to hear of Kenny's passing. I have known Kenny all my life. He was a great guy and I know he will be missed. May God be with the family and friends who will surely miss him.

- James Meyers, Guyton, GA


I was so very sad to hear of Mr. Kenny's passing. His engaging smile and great storytelling will be missed by many. Deepest prayers and condolences to his family and friends. Soar high and rest in peace.

- Garry Nesbit, Savannah, GA


My prayers are with Kenny's family at this time. I grew up with him in Thunderbolt as well as many others who are mourning him. Dan and Glenda, I'm so sorry to hear of Kenny's passing.

- Sonja Canas Held, Savannah, GA


A candle has been lit!

- Frank King , Georg


A candle has been lit!

- Janice Gordon , Georg


Uncle Kenny, I miss you so much already. I miss our phone calls, your kisses, your hugs. Thanksgiving and Christmas will never be the same without you. I love you!

- Lynn Nabors, Winston, GA


I am so sorry to hear of Kenny's passing. He was always such a kind soul.We were old sweethearts. May Perpetual Light Shine Upon him.??

- Larry and Julia Dyer Strickland, Savannah, Georgia


A candle has been lit!

- Marcelle Quincy , Georg


A candle has been lit!

- Tiffany Johnson , Georg


A candle has been lit!

- Nolan (Buddy) Salter , Georg


Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200