Robert Alvis Jones, 74, Old Hickory, died May 21.
Jones was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was the son of the late, Alvus Clyde and Sarah Elizabeth Blankenship Jones. Mr. Jones was also preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Mary Long Jones and his brother, Steve Randle Jones.
He is survived by: daughter, Tonya Palmer-Jones and Allen Waddle; sister, Sara Ann (Johnny) Robertson; nieces, Heather Robertson and Janice Burgette; nephew, Dale Jones; puppy dog, Teaka; granddog, Daisy and Grandcat, Destiny.
Funeral services with military honors were Friday, May 23, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Khette Cox officiating.
Visitation was. Friday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.