Robert "Robbie" Lee Jones, age 47, of Erwin passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017 at his residence. He was a lifelong resident of Erwin. Robbie was formerly employed at Dawn of Hope. He was a member of Southside Freewill Baptist Church.
Robbie was preceded in death by his father, Samuel L. Jones in 1997; paternal grandparents, Bob and Wilma Jones; maternal grandparents, Audie and Addie Lingerfelt; one uncle, Daniel Jones.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his mother, Marilyn Ayers and step-father, Robert of Erwin; one son, Little Robbie Jones, Erwin; one sister, Robin Ramsey and husband, Bobby, Flag Pond; step-sister, Nikki Willis and husband, Lyle, Unicoi; three nieces and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 P. M. until the hour of service on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the Robert Ledford Funeral Home Chapel and other times at his mother's residence, 755 Love Street, Erwin. Reverend Kevin Laws will officiate at the 7:00 P. M. funeral service. Music will be provided by Kevin Laws, Darren Higgins and Bobby Ramsey. Pallbearers will be Darren Higgins, Jamie Brooks, Nathan Ramsey, Manuel Jones, Doug Jones, Lucas Jones, Bobby Ramsey and Ronnie Jones. Honorary pallbearers will be Don Jones, Craig Jones and Jerry Williams. Committal service will be held at 2:00 P. M. on Thursday in the Evergreen Cemetery. Everyone is asked to meet at the funeral home by 1:30 P. M. on Thursday to go in procession to the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in memory of Robbie to the Southside Freewill Baptist Church Building Fund, 1313 Chestoa Pike, Erwin, TN 37650
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Jones family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Jones family. (423) 743-1380.