Robert “Bob” Jack Jones, 80, of Wever, IA, passed away at 10:52 p.m. on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on October 17, 1939 in Fort Madison, IA to Harold C. & Cora C. Rogers Jones. He married Dianna Lee Meller on December 30, 1959 in Fort Madison. He retired from J.I. Case, but his real love was farming. He was a member of the Fort Madison Eagles Club, Wever Volunteer Fire Department and Three Rivers Tractor Club. He enjoyed playing pool, mowing and bowling in his younger years.
Bob is survived by: his wife: Dianna Jones of Wever, IA; 2-daughters: Bonnie (David) Beckert of Fort Madison, IA & Betty (Keith) McCord of Fort Madison, IA; 2-sons: Don (Pam) Jones of Wever, IA & David (Neesa) Jones of West Point, IA; 8-grandchildren; 6-great grandchildren & 1-sister: Joan (Charles) Ruschill of Denmark, IA. He was preceded in death by his parents, 1-brother & 2-sisters.
Friends may call after 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 with the family to receive friends from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday evening at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory. The funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory with Rev. Dean Graber officiating. Burial will be held at Claypoole Cemetery in rural Wever, IA. A memorial has been established in Bob’s memory. Online condolences to Bob’s family may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website: www.kinglynk.com.