Billy Wayne Jones, 79, of Charleston, Arkansas, died Wednesday, July 11, 2018, in Van Buren, Arkansas. He was born May 12, 1939, in McCrory, Arkansas to the late Frank Clarence Jones and Cecil (Stokes) Jones. He was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Dean (Kerr) Kindrix Jones; a daughter, Tammy Jones; one sister and three brothers.
Billy worked for Kay Chair Furniture Company in Van Buren and he was of the Baptist faith.
Graveside service was at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 16th, at Cedar Grove Cemetery, located south of Ratcliff, under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home and Flower Shop in Charleston. Officiating the service was the Rev. Sylvia Bell.
He is survived by three daughters, Kathy Harris, Susan Jones, and Melinda Dutton; three sons, Ronnie Kindrix, Rickey Jones and Jeffrey Jones; his companion, Nancy Riley; three sisters, Rose Yearington, Nellie Lane, and Dorothy Drymon; one brother, Virgil Jones; 24 grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Shanon Winters, Jose Kramer, Jacob Chu, Ricardo Anaya, Juan Barroso and Ricky Gaines.