Norman Jones, 74, of Griffin, passed away on June 6, 2013.
He was born May 14, 1939 to the late Ancel C. Jones and Mary Linda Townsend Jones in Cherokee County. He was the youngest of 17 children.
He was an avid fisherman and gardener and was retired after 35 years with Liberty National Insurance Company. He taught Sunday School for 23 years, served as a deacon for 16 years, and was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church in Griffin for the last 2 years.
Mr. Jones is survived by his wife of 53 years Alice Jones of Milner; daughter Tresa (Ricky) Martin of Griffin; son Terry Jones of Winston; daughter Juanita (Scott) Martin of Fayetteville; daughter Darlene (Anthony) Stanley of Fayetteville; 7 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers; 3 sisters and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was held Monday, June 10, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Pastor Chris Holdorf and Pastor John Nance will officiate. The burial will follow at Westminster Memorial Gardens, Peachtree City. The family will receive friends Sunday from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the funeral home.
Those desiring may make donations to Southwest Christian Care, 7225 Lester Road, Union City, GA 30291.
Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville