James E. Jones, 57, of Slater, died Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2004, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at Slater Christian Church. Debbie Roath will officiate. Burial will be in the Slater City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Memorials are suggested to Slater Christian Church.
Born Jan. 3, 1947, in Bonne Terre, he was the son of the late Medford Carl Jones and Mildred Turner Jones Rosen. On June 25, 1965, in Farmington, he married Patricia J. Hahn, who preceded him in death Dec. 18, 2000. He was a retired engineer with the I.C.G. Railroad and a longtime Slater resident.
Survivors include three daughters, Kim Miller of Concordia, Darlene Jewell of Slater and Nicole Romine of Odessa; four brothers, Medford Jones of Bonne Terre, Melvin Jones of Columbia, South America, William Jones of Arnold and Howard Jones of Pevely; two sisters, Verla Burdette of Hollywood, Md., and Sheila Jamirson of Pevely.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters.