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William Arthur Jones, 82, Russell Co., KY (1936-2019)

He loved to fish and he treasured his family.

William Arthur Jones of Riverview, Florida (formerly of Russell County) died Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at his residence. He was 82 years old.

The funeral service for William Arthur Jones will be held at NoonCT on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Asa Wooten and Bro. Phillip Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Ridgecrest Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 10amCT until NoonCT on Wednesday.

He was born May 22, 1936, in Russell County to the late Bill I. & Claudia (Western) Jones.

He was a retired Industrial Installer for a commercial roofing company. He loved to fish and he treasured his family.

Survivors include:

  • A son: Stephen (Mindy) Jones
  • A daughter: Roberta May Jones
  • Four sisters: Kathleen (Russell) Hanzel, Wildean Jones, Maxine Jones, Nadine Lifford
  • Four grandchildren: Michael, Stella, Christina & Manuel
  • Five great-grandchildren: Julio, Jr., Jaime, Sara, Carmen & Manuel Jr.
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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