Robert Lee "Bob" Jones

Born: Tue., Jan. 19, 1926
Died: Thu., Dec. 17, 2009

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Robert Lee Bob Jones age 83 passed away on December 17. Born January 19, 1926 in Amelia, VA to Albert S. and Emma B. Jones. He is preceded in death by six brothers, three sisters, and son-in-law, John A. Johnson. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Virginia S. Jones, daughters, Judy J. Martin (David-Butch), Ginger J. McRady (Jim), Terry J. Johnson, and Robbie J. Barden (Larry). Grandchildren, Shelley M. Gillman (Gene), Hunter Barden, LeeAnn Johnson, Cody Barden, and Caleb McRady, great-grandson, Sean Gillman. Sisters, Gertrude J. Woods, Billy J. Smith, and Josephine J. McMillin. He also leaves numerous nieces and nephews. Bob loved his family, friends, home, yard, and garden. After a 27-year career as the Amelia County Advisor, he retired in 1987 from Virginia Farm Bureau. He was a lifelong member of Pine Grove Presbyterian Church, a charter member of the Amelia Rescue Squad, a member of the Lions Club, American Legion, VFW, and a fifty-year member of the Amelia Masonic Lodge 101. He was a Navy veteran of WWII having served in the Pacific Theatre. Bob was a kind and generous man who will be missed by all who knew and loved him. Visitation will be December 20 from 2 4 PM and 6 8 PM at the Hillsman-Hix Funeral Home 16409 Court St. in Amelia where services will be held on December 21 at 11 AM with interment at the Virginia Veterans Cemetery with military honors. Amelia Masonic Lodge 101 will conduct services at the funeral home on December 20 at 6 PM. Contributions may be made to Pine Grove Presbyterian Church c/o Larkin Moyer 16140 Giles Road, Amelia, VA 23002 or to a charity of your choice.

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Donna and Rick Bonelli
   Posted Fri April 27, 2012
Dear Jones Family,
Rick and I send our love and sympathy to each of you during this sad time. Your dad was a kind man who always had a friendly word whenever we saw him. He leaves behind a beautiful legacy in the four daughters and their families who will cherish his memory. Be strong in the Lord and He will see you through.
With Love, Donna and Rick

Judy Martin
   Posted Fri April 27, 2012

Rick and Sharyn Steele
   Posted Fri April 27, 2012
Our thoughts are with you all. The heavens have another shining star!
Love Rick and Sharyn

Tracy Cornatzer
   Posted Fri April 27, 2012
Robbie, My thoughts are with you and your family during this time. I know you all were blessed with a wonderful father, grandfather, uncle, brother and spouse. May you cherish the memories.
Tracy Cornatzer

Kelly Devin
   Posted Fri April 27, 2012
Robbie - My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. May God comfort you and give you strength. Love - Kelly