(FIVE POINTS) Graveside services for Robert Olin "Bobby" Jones, 79, of Five Points will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021, at Standing Rock Methodist Church Cemetery with Bro. Scott Whaley officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday.
Mr. Jones died Feb. 15 at his residence.
A Troup County, Ga., native, Mr. Jones was born July 28, 1941, the son of Frank Ridley and Gladys Estes Jones. He was a logger for Langley Pulpwood Company.
Survivors include his daughter, Dana Robertson (Scotty) of Roanoke; two sons, Darrell Jones (Claire) of Athens, Ala., and Gary Jones of Tallahassee, Fla.; chosen daughter, Jessica Shafer of Birmingham; stepson, Cecil Greck (Beth) of Ashville, N.C.; seven grandchildren, Benji Robertson, Summer Johnson, Grayson Jones, Hogan Jones, Hendon Jones, Chelsea Jones and Mark Jones; and four great-grandchildren, Riley Johnson, Kaelyn Johnson, James Robertson and Ian McCrane. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Frank R. Jones Jr.; and sister, Laura Mae Jones Smith.
Pallbearers will be Benji Robertson, James Robertson, Hogan Jones, Grayson Jones, Neil Johnson, Riley Johnson, Mark Jones, Robert Eason, Billy Eason and Mike Kight.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.
Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.