Tonawanda News


May 30, 2013

James Southall Heaton "Jimmy" Jones


James Southall Heaton "Jimmy" Jones, age 91, passed into eternal rest on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in the loving care of his dear daughter, Linda, at the Sheridan Manor Nursing Home in the Town of Tonawanda. Born in Norfolk, VA, he was the son of the late James and Elsie Jones and was a proud U.S. Marine Corps Veteran of the Korean War. Mr. Jones was a Letter Carrier for the Tonawanda Post Office before retiring, and was a member of the Tonawanda Lodge of the F&AM (3rd Degree Scottish Rite). He was the devoted husband of the late Norma (nee Scott) Jones, who died on October 5, 2011; and step-father of the late Joyce Drown and Ronnie J. Greiner.
He is survived by his daughters, Linda Jones and Lori (John) Record; and two grandchildren, John Record and Kimberly (Cris) Papay. Also surviving are two nieces and a nephew.
There is no visitation. Services will be private with inurnment at Acacia Park Cemetery, Town of Pendleton. If desired, memorials may be made in his name to the Alzheimer's Association - Western New York Chapter, 2805 Wehrle Drive, Suite 6, Williamsville, NY 14221.
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