Funeral services for John Allen Jones, 76 of Twin City, were held Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Elder Mike Gray officiating. Interment followed at Antioch Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends from Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 2 to 3 p.m. at Chapman Funeral Home. He passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness.
Mr. John Allen Jones was born June 29, 1944 in Twin City to the late Remer “Buster” Jones and Christine Lawson Jones. He worked at Automatic Sprinkler and Calvine’s, and he enjoyed farming and being outside taking care of his farm animals. A member of Baptist Rest Primitive Baptist Church, he was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his sisters, Patricia (Tom) Harvill of Byron and Nancy Roberts of Swainsboro; brothers, Richard Jones and Sammy (Brenda) Jones, both of Twin City; nieces, Tammie Rountree and Buffy Snellgrove; nephews, Jim Roberts, Travis Harvill, John David Harvill, Chatt Jones, Matt Jones, and Carson Jones; special caregiver, Janie Mae Randall; and several great-nieces, great-nephews, and friends.
Pallbearers were Carson Jones, Matt Jones, Chatt Jones, Reecie Scott, Ben Brown, and John David Harvill.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.