Clyde Edward Jones Jr.

December 5, 1929 ~ August 23, 2020 (age 90)


Obituary Clyde Edward Jones departed this life after 33,134 days on planet earth. He was born on December 5th 1929 in Dallas Texas. His parents Bessie Arlou James, Clyde E. Jones Sr and sisters Marinetta and Dorothy preceded him in death. Clyde grew up in Dallas and was a graduate of Crozier Tech High School class of 1944.He served in the Navy during the Korean War, and later attended the University of Texas at Arlington studying electronics and electrical engineering. He retired in 1989after a 38 plus year career with Ling Temco Vought missiles and electronics group. As a lifetime dedicated servant of the Lord Jesus Christ he spent a lot of his retirement years assisting Emmanuel Church of Tulsa Oklahoma with its book and mailing ministry. He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years Ruby Cleo Jones, his daughters Mona Jones Simpson and her husband Marc, Cynthia Jones Russell and her husband Bob, his son Richard Jones, two nieces, one nephew and eight wonderful grand children. Clyde's life can be seen on the hearts and soul of so many people these past 90 years. He lived a full life and will be missed by all of us. Visitation will be held on September 2nd from 5:30-7:00 pm at the Chism-Smith Funeral Home Irving, Texas. Interment will be at DFW National Cemetery on September 3rd.In-lieu of flowers please make donations to Emmanuel Church 12000 East 14 street Tulsa, Oklahoma 74128-5016 Luke 12 v 48 " For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required " Service Information
Date: September 2, 2020
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Chism-Smith Funeral Home
403 South Britain Road
Irving, TX 75060
Date: September 3, 2020
Time: 11:00 am
Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery
2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, TX

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