Robert Stansel Jones
Robert Stansel Jones

September 26, 1921 - August 21, 2008
Born in Shellman, GA
Resided in Waycross, GA
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Mr. Robert Stansel Jones, 86, died Thursday morning (August 21, 2008) at his residence.
He was native of Shellman, but he lived most of his adult life in Jacksonville, FL before moving to Waycross 16 years ago. He was the owner and operator of A-1 Lawnmower and Small Engines, and member of Jamestown Baptist Church. He also served in the United States Navy during World War II in the Pacific Campaign.
He is the son of the late Robert Jones and Evelyn Rice Jones. He is also preceded in death by one son, John R. "Butch" Jones.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Ethel Mildred Bell Jones of Waycross; one son, Robert E. Jones (wife Jan) of Covington; two daughters, Annice Magann (husband Sonny) of Fernandina Beach, FL, and Donna Shepherd (husband David) of Waycross; 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren; one sister, Sue Jones (husband Bill) of Bainbridge; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Monday (August 25, 2008) at Jamestown Baptist Church. A graveside service will be held 3 p.m. Monday at Jacksonville Memory Gardens in Orange Park, FL. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday at Music Funeral Home.
The Couples IV Sunday School Class is asked to meet 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church to serve as honorary pallbearers.
Memorial contributions can be made to Jamestown Baptist Church Media and Sound Fund, 3800 ABC Ave., Waycross, GA 31503.
Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at




Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Sunday, August 24, 2008
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Jamestown Baptist Church
3800 A B C Ave.
Waycross, GA US 31503
Monday, August 25, 2008
11:00 AM
Jacksonville Memory Gardens
111 Blanding Blvd.
Orange Park, FL US 32073
Monday, August 25, 2008
3:00 PM