Freeman Newman Jones


October 5, 1925 September 26, 2017 Freeman Newman Jones, 91, of Jasper, entered the Kingdom of Heaven Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, at his residence.

The family will receive friends Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at noon at Walker Memory Gardens. Sam Cain and Thomas Reeves will officiate.

Jones was a member of Hunters Chapel Holy Church of Christ. He was in the U.S. Navy and World War II veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Newton N. Jones; sister, Flora Mae Brown; and brothers, Wynann Jones, Lois C. Jones and William Jones.

He is survived by his sons, Jerry W. Jones and Marlin C. Jones; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and special friend, Rita Key.

Special thanks to Southeast Hospice.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571