Jerry Lynn Jones

Published 5:00 am Monday, April 10, 2006

Graveside services for Jerry Lynn Jones, of Brandon, are 2 p.m.Sunday, April 9 at Morton Memorial Gardens. Ott and Lee FuneralHome in Morton is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Jones, 51, died April 6, 2006, at his residence. He was anative of Lincoln County.

He became a quadriplegic from an automobile accident in May of1975. He overcame trials dealing with his injuries and lived anindependent lifestyle, enjoying raising his beloved daughter andgrandson. He also enjoyed horses, cherished lifelong friends andfamily and was an inspiration to all who met him. He wasEpiscopalian. He moved to Rankin County in February 2006.

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Preceding him in death were his parents, Jessie Buren Jones andEvelyn Evans Jones.

Survivors are his daughter, Jennifer Jones Marek, of Brandon;his grandson, Kiegan Matthew Marek, of Brandon; a brother, BurenLynn Jones, of Covington, La.; two nephews, David and Toby Jones;and one niece, Melissa Jones.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Providence Hospice,13 Northtown Dr., Jackson MS 39211.