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Obituary for Arthur "Jack" Jones

July 11, 1942 - March 24, 2021
Elyria, Ohio | Age 78

Loving Fiancé, Father, Father-In-Law, Grandfather, Great-Grandfather, and Brother

Obituary

Arthur "Jack" Jones, age 78, of Elyria, formerly of Alabama, passed away Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at University Hospital, Main Campus in Cleveland, OH following a lengthy illness. He was born in Amory, MS and has lived in Elyria for the past 30 years.

While in Mississippi, Jack was employed by Kroger as a meat cutter as well as several other positions. After moving to Elyria, he owned and operated AJ Lawn Care in Elyria. Jack enjoyed sports, especially bowling, golfing, and baseball. He belonged to two bowling leagues that met and played at Brunswick Lanes in North Ridgeville. The Tuesday league was "Young at Heart" and the Thursday league was "Zumpstein's Seniors".

He is survived by his fiancé, Dianalynn Leichty of Elyria; a daughter, Angela Stanley (Larry) of Madison, AL; a son, Jackie Dale Jones (Mary) of Toney, AL; a daughter in law, Loretta Jones of Madison, AL; 5 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren and brothers Roger (Joan) Jones and Mike(Kelly) Jones. He was preceded in death by a son, Jeff Jones, 3 brothers Bobby, Billy and Ricky Jones, a sister Pat Jones and his parents, Robert and Juanita Jones.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second Street, Elyria on Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 12:00pm. Rev Randy McKinney, Pastor of Cross Community Church will officiate. Burial will follow at Brookdale Cemetery in Elyria. Friends may call 10am until noon, prior to the service on Thursday.

The family has requested, if possible, that the guest respectfully wear Alabama colors of Crimson, White and Gray as a gesture to Jack's great love of the Alabama Crimson Tide.

The service can be viewed by following the livestream link https://my.gather.app/remember/arthur-jones-2021

Memorials may be forwarded to Friendship APL, 8303 Murray Ridge Rd, Elyria, OH 44035. www.buschcares.com.

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    8303 Murray Ridge Road
    Elyria , OH 44035

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The family has requested, if possible, that the guest respectfully wear Alabama colors of Crimson, White and Gray as a gesture to Jack's great love of the Alabama Crimson Tide.

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Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

114 Second Street
Elyria, OH 44035
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