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Richard D. Jones

April 7, 1947 — October 19, 2022

Richard D. Jones

Richard D. Jones, age 75 of Brownsville, KY departed this life on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.  The Allen County native was born on April 7, 1947 to the late Lured Denton Jones and Mary Virginia  Richey Jones.   He was married to his wife of 52 years, Delores Jones, who survives.

Richard served our nation in the U.S. Army and fought in the Vietnam War.  When he was discharged, he started working at Firestone, where he met his wife. He later worked as a supervisor for Commercial Carriers, transporting corvettes for General Motors. Afterwards, he became a clerk for the United States Postal Service, and served there for 16 years.

He was a member of  the Washington Meredith Masonic Lodge #355 F&AM, Wand B. Doyle DAV, Nesbit Alexander Memorial Post #6937 VFW, Order of Eastern Star #577 and a member of Woodmen Life 296.  He was also a member and a deacon of Hill Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Besides his wife, Delores, he leaves to honor his memory— a son, Richie D. Jones (Becky) of Pig; a grandson, which was his pride and joy, Gauge Denton Jones; and two brothers, Paul Atwood, Jr. (Debbie) of Scottsville and Buddy D. Jones (Paula) of Midlothian, TX. He was preceded in death by his step-father, Paul Atwood, Sr.; and his step-mother, Shirley Jones.

Interment will be in Hill Grove Church Cemetery.

VISITATION

4—7 PM, Friday, October 21, 2022 and 10 AM—7 PM, Saturday, October 22, 2022

Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel

10 AM—2 PM, Sunday, October 23, 2022

Hill Grove Missionary Baptist Church

ORDER OF EASTERN STAR SERVICE

6 PM, Saturday, October 22, 2022

FUNERAL SERVICE

2 PM, Sunday, October 23, 2022

Hill Grove Missionary Baptist Church

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Past Services

Visitation

Friday, October 21, 2022

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel

504 Washington St, Brownsville, KY 42210

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Visitation

Saturday, October 22, 2022

10:00am - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel

504 Washington St, Brownsville, KY 42210

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Eastern Star Service

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Starts at 6:00 pm (Central time)

Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel

504 Washington St, Brownsville, KY 42210

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Visitation

Sunday, October 23, 2022

10:00am - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Hill Grove Missionary Baptist Church

1839 Dickeys Mill Rd., Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

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Funeral Service

Sunday, October 23, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Hill Grove Missionary Baptist Church

1839 Dickeys Mill Rd., Mammoth Cave, KY 42259

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