September 27, 2017
COLUMBUS — Herbert Jones, 78, died Sept. 25, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Mr. Jones was born Aug. 14, 1939, to the late Tenicious and Fannie Mae Jones. He attended the Church of God. He served in the U.S. Air Force as an aircraft mechanic. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Olan Jones. He is survived by his wife, Wanda Jones of Columbus; sons, Mark Jones and Tim Jones, both of West Point, and Lakoda Jones of Columbus; daughter, Tammy Jones of West Point; brothers, Wallace Jones of Shreveport, Louisiana, and Mike Jones of Austin, Texas; sisters, Charlotte Johnson and Elizabeth Holden, both of Huntsville, Alabama; and one grandchild.