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Chris Ray Jones

IMG_3601copy-ChrisMr. Chris Ray Jones, age 43, of Mena, passed away Monday, May 26, 2014 at his home.

Chris was born February 8, 1971 in Mena, Arkansas to Jimmie Jones and Belinda Payne Jones. He was united in marriage to Leslie Hensley on January 2, 1994. He was owner and operator along with his wife of Five “J” Electric. Chris was a FFA Alumni, a member of the Cattleman’s Association and a member of the Salem Baptist Church in Nunley.

Survivors are wife Leslie Jones of the home; son Bobby Jones and wife Taylor of Mena, Arkansas; daughters Keeley Jones of Mena, Arkansas, Marley Jones of Mena, Arkansas; sister Tanya Jones of Mena, Arkansas; parents Jimmie and Belinda Jones of Mena, Arkansas; grandmother Ramona Payne of Mena, Arkansas; and a host of other family and friends too great to mention.

Funeral services will be Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at the Salem Baptist Church with Brother Jack Schoeppey officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Gilead Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home. Visitation will be Wednesday evening, May 28th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Seth Milligan, Jimmy Keen, Steve Ritchie, Lloyd Fields, Robbie Birtcher and Del Lehmann.

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