Randall B. Jones (86) of Edgewood


Published on July 5 2012 11:16 am

Randall B. Jones, 86 of Edgewood, died at 2:50 AM Wednesday, July 4, 2012 in his home.

A visitation will be held from 10-11 AM Friday, July 6, 2012 at Pagel Funeral Home, Edgewood with a graveside service to follow at Iola Cemetery, Iola with military rites by Edgewood American Legion Post #1168 and Altamont American Legion Post #512. Memorials are requested to Keeler-Adams American Legion Post #1168, Edgewood.

Randall was born on February 4, 1926 in Iola, Clay Co., IL the son of Berkie and Blanch (Whitt) Jones. He was a retired welder and avid hunter and fisherman. Randall also was a US Navy veteran of WW II, the Korean War, and member of the Keeler-Adams American Legion, Edgewood.

Surviving are his sons; Randy (Annie) Jones of Sterling, OK and Ron (Janet) Jones of Edgewood, sister; Peggy Kessler of Louisville, 7 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren, and life partner; Carol Hassinger of Edgewood.

Preceding him in death were his parents; son; Ricky, daughter; Regina in infancy, brother; Casey, and sister; Laverne Monahan.