William H. ‘Billy’ Jones
CLEARWATER, S.C. – Mr. William H. “Billy” Jones, 81, of Clearwater, SC, beloved husband of Mrs. Sara Vermillion Jones, entered into rest on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013.
Born in and a lifelong resident of Aiken County, SC, he was a son of the late Henry and Ruby Jennings Jones. A Korean War veteran, he proudly served his country in the United States Army. A local Businessman, he owned and operated several businesses in the area. He had also previously served in the South Carolina House of Represent-atives. He was a member of the Horse Creek Masonic Lodge #174 A.F.M. and the Midland Valley Lions Club.
In addition to his wife and parents, family members include his children, the late William Calvin Jones, Susan (Wayne) Farrell, Aiken, SC and Gary Robert Jones, Clearwater, SC; siblings, Elizabeth Smith, Bath, SC, Estern Jones, Belvedere, SC and the late Robert Jones, Gerald Jones, Helen Johnson, Emma Jean Dustin, Joyce Ann Facteau, and Christine Warren; grandchildren, Jason Huckabee, Jeanie Huckabee Nichols, Patrick (Crystal) Jones, Joshua Jones, Jonathan Jones and Corey Jones and seven great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Wednesday, July 10th, 2013, at 1 o’clock at Bath First Baptist Church, Bath, SC, with Pastor Lance Thomas, Pastor Herb Sons and Dr. Nathaniel Irvin officiating. Honorary Pallbear-ers will be members of the Horse Creek Masonic Lodge. Interment with Veterans Honors and Masonic Rites will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Graniteville, SC. Pallbearers will be Richard Huckabee, Ron Thomas, Todd Thomas, Bubba Smith, Bruce Turner and Scotty Griffin. It has been asked by the family that if so desired memorials be made to the charity of your choice.
Friends are welcome to call at the family residence.
The family will greet friends on Tuesday, July 9th, 2013, from 6 until 8 o’clock at
Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Langley, SC.
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