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Byron (Bama) Edward Jones, 58, Selma, AL native (1963-2022)

Byron "Bama" Edward Jones passed away on February 3, 2022. He was 58 years old.

A local funeral service will be held at 11amET on Monday, February 7, 2022, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Dr. Joel Carwile.

Local visitation will be held from 5pmET until 8pmET on Sunday, February 6, 2022, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

A funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Tuesday, February 8, 2022, at Martin Funeral Home, 1300 4th Ave. N, Clanton, AL. Burial will take place in Martin Memorial Cemetery in Clanton, Alabama.

Visitation in Clanton will take place from NoonCT until 1:30pmCT on Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at Martin Funeral Home.

Byron "Bama" Edward Jones was born on November 23, 1963 in Selma Alabama. Byron attended Campbellsville High School in Campbellsville, Kentucky, where he was a member of the varsity football team. Byron also participated on a traveling softball team with Sports Reach, as part of a youth evangelistic program.

Byron was the son of Dr. James Edward Jones and the late Martha Bell Jones of Campbellsville Kentucky.

Byron had two sisters, Angela Garner (Pat) and Darlene Head. He had two nephews, Trey Garner (Sarah) and David Garner (Annie), three nieces, Kristen Dabbs (Nick), Brittany Head, and Taylor Head. Byron had numerous great nephews and great nieces whom he loved and adored; Kennedy, Gates, Garner, Gray, Ford, Briggs, Jones, Hobbs, and Chapman.

Byron was preceded in death by his mother, Martha Bell Jones, his grandparents, Fred and Annie Mae Jones and Jimmy and Lora Rose Bell, and his uncles Jimmy Bell and Henry Bell.

Byron will best be remembered as a man who loved his Lord and Savior Jesus. He loved gospel music and he loved to sing.

His favorite song was Amazing Grace.

Byron was also passionate about his Auburn Tigers! He loved wearing his Orange and Blue with pride.

Byron loved his family and friends.

He loved family get togethers.

He never met a stranger and he would do anything for anybody. Byron just loved people unconditionally!

Byron's family is especially thankful for the companionship and services of his caregivers Latosha Runyon, Kenneth Runyon, Anthony Bryant, Janet Duncan, and Stacy Calhoun.

Special gratitude also to Myra Gribbons and Jean Picard.

The family also acknowledges the special friendships of Tommy Dowell, Jr., Robby Spear, and Phil Cunningham.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to the SIF Fund at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. Donations may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Byron (Bama) Edward Jones, 58, Selma, AL native (1963-2022)

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