DECATUR - Tom Jones, 61, a construction worker, died Monday, August 10, 2009. Services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, August 14, 2009, at the Jars of Clay Fellowship in Hico  with Rev. Dustin O’Bannon officiating. Burial will be at Black Family Cemetery. Visitation will be from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, August 13, 2009, at Lacy Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made at

He was born on March 8, 1948, to the late Samuel Hueston and Besse (Wilson) Jones in Miami, Florida. He was a member of the Jars of Clay Fellowship in Hico. He was a Marine Corps veteran.

Survivors include his daughter Monica Dobbs and husband, Jerry of Hico; son, Sam Jones, Hico; sister, Jane Carrol and husband, Danny, Decatur; grandchildren, Pipper, Ryder, & Kylann Dobbs, Hico; and a nephew, Tommy Locke.

Published Aug. 13, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune