SANTA ANNA — Funeral services for Billie Joe Jones, 94, of Trickham, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27 at Trickham Union Church. Burial will follow at the Trickham Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26 at Henderson Funeral Home of Santa Anna.
He died Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 at his residence.
He was born Oct. 26, 1923 in Lindsay, Oklahoma to William Allen and Harriett Jane Felts Jones. From 1942-46, he served his country with the United States Air Force, a Corporal during World War II serving as a pilot and bombardier. On July 10, 1948, he married Mary Lou Neff in Clovis, New Mexico.
Survivors include daughter, Barbara Jones of Trickham; two sons, Ricky Jones of Santa Anna and Allen Jones and wife Debbie of Electra; grandchildren, Carson Horner and wife Tisha, Robert and wife Laura, Witney, Gunter, Ryan Smith and William Smith; great-grandchildren, Carson Paul Horner, Harper Ruth Horner, Samantha Gunter, Zack Gunter and Bentley Smith.
He was preceded in death by eight sisters and brothers; a daughter; a granddaughter; a grandson; two nieces; and a nephew.