Richard H. Jones

January 1, 1931January 10, 2021

Richard Hugh Jones

Richard Hugh Jones, 90, died January 10, 2021 at his residence. A receiving of family and friends for Richard will be held Monday, January 18, 2021 from 12 pm to 1:45 pm at Memorial Funeral Home, 613 Bunch St, Corinth, MS 38834. Funeral service to follow at 2 pm, with the Rev. Josh Shipman officiating. Burial will be in Houston Memorial Park in Houston, TX.

He was born January 1, 1931 to the late Hugh T. and Ruth Jones. He was a retired Civil Engineer and a veteran of the US Air Force during the Korean conflict. Richard was a member of St. Paul Episcopal Church. He was enjoyed wood working and the outdoors.

He is survived by his sons, Terry Jones (Kelly) and Christopher Jones; daughter, Marcy Patton; grandchildren, Kristin Shell, Michael Jones, Stephen Jones, Matthew Jones, Craig Jones, Carl Jones, Troy Robertson, Tyra Robertson; great grandchildren, Skylar Jones, Hunter Jones, Bryan Shell, Austin, Tyler, Preston, Grymes, Christopher Robertson Powers, Alex Robertson Powers, and Ben Robertson Powers.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Earlene Jones; second wife, Bettie Lockett; parents; brothers Robert K. Jones and Vernon Jones.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Jones Family.

Arrangements are under the care of Memorial Funeral Home.


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Charlotte & Steve Icardi

January 18, 2021

Richard will be missed by everyone at
St Paul’s Episcopal Church. His special spirit was always there to welcome others and participate in activities. His love was felt by all who knew him. May the Spirit of Jesus be with you as comfort in this time of loss.