Mr. Bruce Caywood Jones, Jr. age 82, of Chapel Hill, Tennessee, died Sunday, May 6, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. Mr. Jones was born in Alcorn County, Mississippi and was a son of the late Inous and Bruce Caywood Jones, Sr. He was a former Manager of the Bolivar Utility District in Bolivar, TN and retired as manager of the Hendersonville Utility District in Hendersonville, TN. Mr. Jones was a long time member of the Oak Grove Independent Methodist Church, later became a member and was ordained as a deacon at Dixie Hills Baptist Church in Bolivar, and most recently, was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church in Chapel Hill. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by sisters, Geneva Weaver, Imogene Woods; and brothers, R.G. Jones, L.B. Jones and J.A. Jones.
Mr. Jones is survived by his wife of 63 years, Clara Howell Jones, Chapel Hill, TN; daughters, Kathryn Ann (Bruce) Coleman, Portland, TN, Karen (Ray) Moore, Hendersonville, TN; Son, Bruce Kerry Jones, Washington D.C.; sisters, Annie Belle Norvell, Walnut, MS, Linda Sue Tilman, Somerville, TN; brother, L.K. Jones, Stow, Mass; six grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.
Family members will receive friends on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. Visitation will also be held on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Shackelford Funeral Home in Bolivar, TN. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Thursday, May 10, 2018 from the chapel of Shackelford Funeral Home with Rev. Terrell Gatewood officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery.