2013-04-30 / Obituaries

William A. Lones, Jr., 80

William A. Lones, Jr., 80, Gosport, passed away on April 8, 2013, at the Richland-Bean Blossom Health Care Center, Ellettsville. He was born on July 14, 1932, in Indianapolis, and was the son of the late William A. Lones, Sr. and Iona Faye [Singleton] Lones.

He was married to Emma Pauline [Brock] Lones on June 2, 1951, and she preceded him in death on September 15, 2012.

He is survived by his daughters, Chris Hall and husband, Jim, Gosport, Alice Cassell and husband, Steve, Gosport, and Linda Hobbs, Gosport; his sister, Mary Finchum, Martinsville; his brother, Edward Lones, Martinsville; and several grandchildren and greatgrandcildren.

He was a retired millwright for International Harvester, at Indianapolis, and was a veteran of the United States Army during the Korean War.

Private Memorial Services were held in the Shumaker Cemetery, Eminence, Indiana.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Jackson; and his brothers, Al Lones and Melvin Lones.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net.

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