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Robert William Jones

February 5, 1961 — December 25, 2023


Robert William Jones

Robert Jones left his earthly home to be with his Lord & Savior December 25, 2023

He was born to John and Helen Jones in Little Rock, AR on Feb. 5th, 1961.

Robert was a man of faith and a devout Lutheran. You could often find him watching a Nascar race, for which he had a true passion, with his dogs Sully, Bailey, and Astro which he referred to as “my three sons”.  Robert was also a dedicated employee of Bale Chevrolet for over 41 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents & sisters-Sandy Price & Patricia Funk.

He is survived by his loving wife & best friend of 21 years Carol Young Jones. His brother Don Jones (Judy).  Nieces Naomi Parker (John), Leah Foster, Angie Turner (Doug), Julie Riddle (Jeff), and Stephanie Funk (Steve). His nephews - Tony Price (Kristy), Don Jones Jr. (Adrea), Gabe Carter (Angie), Tyler Carter, numerous great nieces, great nephews & a host of friends.

The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, you please make memorial donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or the charity of your choice.

Visitation will be from 6:30-8:30 pm Wednesday Jan 3rd, 2024, at Smith Little Rock Funeral Home (8801 Knoedl Ct. Little Rock, AR). Memorial services will be led by Pastor Kent Schaaf at 2:00pm Thursday Jan 4th, 2024, at Grace Lutheran Church (5124 Hillcrest Little Rock, AR).  A family graveside burial will be held at a later date.

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Wednesday, January 3, 2024

6:30 - 8:30 pm (Central time)

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8801 Knoedl Ct., Little Rock, AR 72205

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Thursday, January 4, 2024

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