CARTHAGE-Memorial services for Vinson L. Jones will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame in Carthage, Texas with Ashley Curtis officiating.
Vinson L. Jones was born July 24, 1942 in Rusk County, Texas to the late Robert L. Jones and Erma Stephenson Jones. Mr. Jones attended school at R.L. Turner.
Mr. Jones worked for the City of Carthage for a number of years. He was a truck driver and a logger. He later resided in Houston and worked as a skilled machinist 15 years. His hobbies were: Farming, Gardening, Mechanic, the Blues, Los Angelos Lakers, Dallas Cowboys and a good Domino game.
Later in life Mr. Vinson Jones married his loving wife, Annie M. Barryer Jones on September 2, 1982.
Mr. Vinson L. Jones was preceded in death by his parents, three siblings, Robert Duck Jones, Erma Jean Jones Burns, and Terry Jones, and a deceased grandson, Ja'Cory Murphy.
He leaves to cherish him in memory: wife, Annie M. Barryer Jones of 37 years; children: sons, Ronald Blackshire, of Carthage, Vinson T. Murphy and wife, Shirley, of Carthage; step-children, Roger Murphy, Jr., of Carthage, Jacqueline Jones and husband, Darren, of Dallas, Carmethras Rochell Walker, of Carthage; adopted son, Rodney J. Jinks and wife, Tonya, of Dallas; 14 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; siblings, Daisy Hicks, of Dallas, John S. Jones, of Carthage Texas, Nesby Jones, of Dallas, Narcissus Roberts, of Henderson, Sarah Paris, of Dallas, Flora McCullough and husband, Dwight, of Dallas, Willie Jones, of Carthage and a host of nieces, nephews, family members and friends.