Howard Truman JONES

July 24, 1944August 30, 2020

Howard Truman Jones, age 76, of Knoxville passed away Sunday, August 30, 2020 at his home. Truman was a very loving husband, father and grandfather. He never met a stranger and he had a large crowd of friends from all over. He had a beautiful smile that make you smile too. He will be greatly missed.

Preceded in death by parents Howard and Lela Jones. Survivors include wife Brenda Jones, children Mark Jones, Lori Daniels (Dan), step-children Chris Wells, Jenny Oakley (David) and Tanya Cooper, grandson Ryan Jones, step-grandchildren Christopher Wells, II, Kile Cooper, Dakota Cooper, Bishop Cooper Caden Wells, Kayla Wells, also Danielle, Ciera and Jaime.

Truman will be interred at Berry Highland Memorial. Friends may leave their thoughts and memories at


  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, October 1, 2020


Howard Truman JONES

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Brenda Farris

September 2, 2020

Thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Truman was a good person and will be missed by all who knew him.

Jennifer Oakley

September 1, 2020

The best stepfather a girl could ask for.He made mom happy and was loved by everyone he never met a stranger

Nancy Helterbran

September 1, 2020

Our trip to Myrtle Beach with Truman & Brenda was the best summer I’ve ever had . They are both the sweetest people I know. And when me and Dawn came to spend the weekend with them. They are so hospitable, caring, and so much fun. Love Nancy❤️

Billie Oneal

September 1, 2020

One of the sweetest people I’ve ever had the privilege to know. I’m so thankful to have the memories made with Truman and his wife Brenda. I love you Truman! ❤️