Larry M. Jones, 74, Jasper

Larry M. Jones, 74, of Jasper, passed away at 9:46 a.m. on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at the Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville.

Larry was born in Columbia, Missouri, on March 31, 1944, to Marion A. and Beatrice E. (Arnold) Jones.  He married Joetta L. Johanning on July 8, 1967, in Glasgow, Missouri.

Larry worked for over 20 years in Hospital Administration in Chicago and Jasper, and was owner of Printing Services Inc. in Jasper.

He was involved with the Jasper Jaycees and the Jasper Rotary Club, and was also involved in ministry with the Dubois County Community Corrections.

He enjoyed playing golf and watching sporting events, traveling, politics, sunshine and warm weather, and spending time with his wife, children, and especially his grandchildren.

Surviving are his wife, Joetta L. Jones, Jasper; three daughters, Carmen Burrus (Troy), St. Louis, Missouri, Natalie Neiswonger (Stu), Fort Wayne, and Julie Rhodes (Sharon), Scottsdale, Arizona; two sons, Chris Jones (Kim), Glen Carbon, Illinois, and Andy Jones (Krista), Portland, Oregon; 10 grandchildren, Maddy and Abby Jones, Jackson, William, and Caroline Burrus, Chase, Camryn, and Luke Neiswonger, Jake and Josie Sermersheim and granddog Jack Jones; and and one brother, Jim Jones (Betty), Port Charlotte, Florida.

Preceding him in death were his parents. 

Funeral Services for Larry M. Jones will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel Jasper, with burial to follow at a later date. Fr. Jerry Pratt will officiate.

A visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 6 p.m. service time on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at the Becher-Kluesner Funeral Downtown Chapel in Jasper.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul, or to a favorite charity.

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