William Jones died February 29, 2012 at Manor Care Prestwick in Avon, Ind.
He was born August 27, 1938 in Franklin to Clifton and Bertha Davenport Jones.
He was a machinist at Thomas L. Green Machine Shop for 39 years. His hobbies included fishing, woodworking, watching football and he was a huge fan of John Deere tractors.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers and five sisters.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Anita Dawson Jones; three sons, Rick Jones (and wife Tilena), Kevin Jones (and wife Amy) and Chuck Jones (and wife Alisha); two daughters, Cindy Knose and Lisa Crady (and husband Troy); 15 grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
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