Billy Jack Jones, Sr., 77, of Albany, GA, died September 1, 2019 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11:00 AM at Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Joe Poitevint will officiate. Interment will follow in Floral Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Billy Jack was a native of Colquitt County, GA born to the late Willie and Rachel Jones. He moved with his family at a young age to Albany, GA and graduated from Albany High School in 1959. Billy Jack was the owner and operator of B.J.’s Contract Service and loved to travel, fish, hunt and camp. He was a Baptist by faith.
Survivors include his wife, Joann P. Jones and a son, Billy Jack “Jacky”(Micki) Jones, Jr. of Albany, GA, a daughter, Angie Jones (Keith Callaway) of Lee County, GA, three brothers, Tommy (Latrell) Jones of Lee County, GA, Joe (Joann) Jones and Gary Jones all of Worth County, GA, three grandchildren, Candice (Josh) Chapel of Albany, GA, Kristy (Kody) Woolbright of Atlanta, GA and Billy (Kristi) Jones, III of Lee County, GA and three great-grandchildren, Winston, Judah and Lillian and one on the way, Benjamin Jack.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Mathews Funeral Home.
Those desiring may make memorials in memory of Billy Jack to Southwest Cancer Coalition, P.O. Box 1962, Albany, GA, 31702.