Richard Gene Jones, 60, of Hendersonville went to be with the Lord Thursday, June 13, 2013 at Pardee Memorial Hospital. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Clem and Linnie Childress Jones, and the husband of the late Eula Fay Jones. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Gene Ray Jones. He worked with Magnavox for twenty-five years, and General Electric for seventeen years. He was a member of Dana Baptist Church.
Survivors include a sister, Lois Maze of Hendersonville; a brother, Joel Ray Jones and Cheryl of Kings Mountain, NC; two nieces, Donna Short and her husband Ronald of Grover, NC, Lynn Dodd and her husband Andy of Clayton, GA; and a number of other nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be at 5:00 pm Tuesday in the Shuler Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Dan Blackwell will officiate. The family will receive friends from 4 to 5 pm prior to the service in the chapel.
An online guest book is available at www.shulerfuneral home.com.
Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.