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Marvin Ray Jones

July 12, 1956 - October 4, 2017

Marvin Ray Jones, 61, of Bernardo, Texas passed away on October 4, 2017 in Bernardo.

He was born on July 12, 1956 to Milton A. and Mary (Hearne) Jones in Eagle Lake, TX. Marvin worked many years as a transport driver for Colorado County Oil Company in Columbus. On April 25, 1992 he married Gretchen Schneider and lived most of his lifetime in the Bernardo area.

Marvin was an avid fisherman, both salt and fresh water. He was an outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, gardening, spending time with family, and barbecuing. Also, he was a carpenter, beekeeper, and oil painter.

Marvin is survived by his wife, Gretchen Schneider Jones of Bernardo, TX; his father, Milton A. Jones of Bernardo, TX; daughters, Shanna Leigh Jones of Navasota, TX, and Ashley Marie Vojtek and husband Cy of Sealy, TX; sons, Wade A. Jones and wife Fraeli of Bernardo, TX, and Dylan S. Jones of Sealy, TX; sister, Teresa Sledge and husband Doug of Sealy, TX; 7 grandchildren, Zaria, Alyssa, Kylee, Ashlynn, Cameron, Ariel, and Anika; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary (Hearne) Jones, and his sisters, Cheryl Diane and Linda Joy.

Visitation will be held Friday, October 6, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm; and Saturday, 8:00 am to 10:00 am at Henneke Funeral Home, Columbus, TX.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017, 10:00 am at Henneke Funeral Home in Columbus with Pastor Victor Morrison of First Baptist Church in Columbus officiating.

Memorials are suggested to the Marvin Ray Jones Funeral Expense, % Henneke Funeral Home, 1515 Montezuma St., Columbus, TX 78934; or Texas Parks & Wildlife Foundation, 2914 Swiss Ave., Dallas, TX 75204.


Marvin Ray Jones
July 12, 1956 - October 4, 2017


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