Jerry Lavan Jones
September 19, 1935 - May 24, 2010


Jerry Lavan Jones, 74, of Oakland, Oklahoma passed away Monday, May 24, 2010 at his home in Oakland. He was born on September 19, 1935 in Fobb, Oklahoma to the late Floyd Jones and Guthrie Lee Scribner Jones. Jerry was raised and lived his entire life in Marshall County. He married Patsy Dean Wilkerson on March 22, 1958 in Madill. Jerry served in the National Guard Army reserve for several years. He worked for the Madill Fire Department, Lloyd Henson service station and owned and operated APCO service station from 1961-1967. Jerry worked as a substitute for the Madill post office until 1968 when he became a full time letter carrier and worked until he retired in 1992. He was a member of the Oakview Baptist Church in Oakland and he enjoyed fishing, woodworking and gardening.

He is survived by:

Wife: Patsy Jones, Oakland, Oklahoma

Children: Ronnie Jones, Oakland, Oklahoma

2 Grandchildren: Joshua Jones, Lebanon, Oklahoma
D. J. Jones, Paris, Texas

Great Grandchildren: McKenna, Daelynn, Brayden, Kolby, Aubrey, Denny and Teagan.

Sister: Bonnie McWhorter, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Sister In-law: Adiene Jones, North Richland Hill, Texas

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, 1 son; Danny Jones and 3 brothers; Buford, Darwin and Floyd Raff.



Wednesday May 26, 2010, 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM at Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma
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Thursday May 27, 2010, 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM at Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma
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Funeral Service

Friday May 28, 2010, 2:00 PM at Oakview Baptist Church, Madill, Oklahoma
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Friday May 28, 2010 at Oakland Cemetery, Oakland, Oklahoma
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