Lawrence Edward Jones Sr.
December 11, 2003
Lawrence Edward Jones Sr., 83, Elkhart, Texas, formerly of Louisville, died Dec. 11, 2003, in an Elkhart nursing home.
A native of Harlan County, he was the retired vice president of Louisville Chemical Company. He served with the U.S. Army during World War II with the 11th Airborne Division in the Asian theater. He was a member of the Walnut Street Baptist Church in Louisville.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Jefferson Jones and Sarah Swanson Jones.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Perry Jones, Louisville; his daughter, Mary Ann Shaner, Wheeling, W.Va.; sons Lawrence E. Jones Jr., Louisville; Perry Jones, Elkhart; Jerry M. Jones, Melbourne, Fla.; and Lee W. Jones, Lexington; his sister, Nell Miller, Dayton; two brothers: Eldon Jones, Cawood; and Fred Jones, Barbourville; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held Saturday at Browning Cemetery in Harlan.
Notice entered Monday, December 15, 2003.