Jack Hilton Jones, 85, of Orange passed away Tuesday, Feb. 10, at Magnolia Mannor in Groves.
Jack was born April 30, 1929 in Kearny, Ne. to Maud (Berry) and Arthur McKay Jones. He served his country in the Navy during the Korean Conflict. Jack worked as an electrician with the Civil Service for many years and lived in the Orange area since 1953. He was a member of Kirbyville United Methodist Church. Jack volunteered for many years with Orange Little League, where loved teaching the game of baseball to the youth. Jack was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend who will be missed dearly.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his five siblings.
Jack is survived by his wife of almost 62 years, Nettie Frazier Jones of Orange; children, Steve Jones and wife, Kay of Orange, Randy Jones and wife, Stephanie of Kirbyville, Sallie “Betsy” Jones Benazzouz of Houston; grandchildren, Terri Jones Ballenger, Ryan Jones, Sarah Benazzouz, Kael Jones, and Zachary Benazzouz. He is also survived by three great grandchildren, twins, Jenna and Jayme Bivens and Kayla Ballenger.
Jack’s wishes were not to have any services.
In lieu of flowers please donate to Cal Farley’s Boy Ranch or the charity of your choice in the memory of Jack Hilton Jones.
Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Dorman Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.