Paul Edwin Jones, 64, of Marissa, IL; born on August 17, 1955 in Red Bud, IL; passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family.
Mr. Jones was a 911 dispatcher for Washington County, IL. He was also a truck driver and an EMT. Paul was a member of the Marissa Lions Club and the Marissa Masonic Lodge. Paul loved his community and was always willing to lend a hand where it was needed. He also enjoyed fishing. Most of all Paul loved spending time with his grandkids.
He was preceded in death by his parents – John and Irene, nee Steele, Jones. Two sisters – Dorothy West and Mariann Brugger.
He is survived by his loving wife Nancy, nee Geralds, Jones whom he married on May 16, 1992 in Marissa, IL. His children – Richard (Amanda) Seymore of Marissa, IL; Brad (Kimberly) Jones of Caruthersville, MO; Eric (Brittany) Geralds of Marissa, IL. His grandchildren – Riley Seymore; Conner Seymore; Roxy Geralds; Carter Geralds; Abby Bonee; Emma Bonee; Wyatt Jones; Westin Jones. One sister – Carol (Sid) Hougland of New Baden,IL. One brother – Jimmy (Kendra) Rhodes of Tower Hill, IL.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Friday, January 31, 2020 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm (Representives from the Public Safety Community will have a walk through service at 7:00pm) and on Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 9:00am to 11:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 11:00am.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.