SANTA ANNA — Graveside services for M.C. Jones, 76, of Santa Anna will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at Flomont Cemetery in Flomont with the Rev. Salt Jones officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Henderson Funeral Home in Santa Anna and from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Seigler Funeral Home in Matador.
He was born June 7, 1929, in Motley County to Crabill C. and Eliza J. Barton Jones. He graduated from Flomont High School in 1947, continued his education at Tarleton State University and received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Sul Ross University. He was married to Barbara Sue Bruce Kingsbery on Nov. 26, 1997, in Santa Anna. He was a Methodist and a member of the Masonic Lodge. He was a coach and teacher at Roscoe High School and Flomont ISD during the 1950s and ranched on the family ranch owned by his family for over 100 years.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Kingsbery Jones of Santa Anna; a daughter, Candy and husband Michael Kern of Plano; two sons, Salt and wife Susan Jones of Calgary, Canada, and Pepper Jones of Austin; two step-daughters, Sue and husband John Porter of Austin, Carol and Bob Otto of Lago Vista; three grandchildren; and two step-granddaughters.