Eddie L. Jones, of Sweetwater, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019. He was a member of Reed Springs Baptist Church, and a member of Sweetwater Valley Cruisers.
He was 75 years old.
Preceded in death by: his mother, Gladys Smith; sister, Louise “PeaWee” Humbert.
Survivors include: his wife of 50 years, Shirley Jones;
Children, Debbie Wilson, Eddie L. Jones II and wife, Patricia;
Grandchildren, Danielle “B” Jones, Andrea “Sweet Pea” Jones;
Sisters, Linda Winder, of Athens, Susie Roberts, of Sweetwater, Pat Vance, of Colorado;
Brothers, Terry (Wanda) Smith, Johnny (Darlene) Smith, all of Athens;
A host of nieces and nephews.
The family received friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at Reed Springs Baptist Church. The funeral service followed at 6 p.m., with the Rev. Steven McDonald, the Rev. Tommy Self, and the Rev. Dennis Ellis officiating. Interment followed at Reed Springs Church Cemetery, with military honors conferred by the Loudon County Veterans Honor Guard. Loudon Funeral Home and Cremations is honored to serve the Jones family.