January 17, 1959–June 5, 2018
Joplin, MO–Richard Allen Jones, age 64, of Joplin, passed away at home on June 5, 2018. He was born on January 17, 1954. He married Janis Lee Jackson on December 27, 1973. She passed away on March 29, 2016. Richard served in the United States Air Force from 1972 until 1977. He was discharged as a disabled veteran. He is survived by his mother, Donna Jones of Joplin, a brother Stephen Jones of Joplin, a sister, Cynthia Scott of Branson, one niece and three nephews. A graveside service with full military honors will be Wednesday, June 13th at 11:00 AM at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery.