Morris Lee “Frog” Jones, Sr., age 69, of Bronston, KY, passed away on Saturday, January 23, 2010 at Britthaven of Somerset.
He was born on January 2, 1941 in Smithtown, KY to Ernie and Lula Waters Jones. Mr. Jones was a U.S. Postal mail carrier, a charter member of the Bronston Water Association and Bronston Fire Department, an avid NASCAR fan, and a 33year member of the Old Fashion Faith Missionary Baptist Church.
Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Opal Hughes Jones, whom he married on March 19, 1963 in Smithtown, KY; two sons, Morris Lee “Mark” Jones, Jr. (and wife, Sandy) of Lexington, KY and Darren Luke Jones of Bronston, KY; a daughter, Roetta Lynn Vaught (and husband, Barry Edwin) of Somerset, KY; two brothers, Phillip Jones (and wife, Faye) of Stearns, KY and Donald Jones (and wife, Gloria) of Marsh Siding, KY; a sister, Georgia Adkins (and husband, Hilery) of Bronston, KY; and two grandchildren, Derrick Lee Edwin Vaught and Samantha Kaye Marie Jones.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Ernie and Lula Jones; three brothers, Jim, Gene, and Junior Jones; sisters, Clara Flynn, Shirley Key, and two infants sisters.
Visitation for Mr. Jones will be at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, January 26th at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home, 1046 West Highway 80, Somerset, KY.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, January 27th at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Rev. Rufus Hughes and Rev. Harold Taylor officiating. Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery.
The family requests expressions of sympathy be made to the Morris Lee “Frog” Jones, Sr. Memorial Fund c/o Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.
Arrangements for Morris Lee “Frog” Jones, Sr. are entrusted to Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.