Larry Jones

  • Born: August 6, 1954
  • Died: February 20, 2013
  • Location: Spartanburg, South Carolina

The J. F. Floyd Mortuary

235 North Church Street
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Tel. (864) 582-5451

Tribute & Message From The Family

Phillip Larry Jones, 58, of Spartanburg, died Wednesday, February 20, 2013, at his home. Born August 6, 1954, in Cowpens, SC, he was the son of Betty Smalley Brigman of Cowpens, SC, and the late George Arthur Jones.

A veteran of the U. S. Army, Larry was also a member of Beaumont Baptist Church, a volunteer fireman and paramedic with Whitney Fire Department & Rescue 2 for 17 years, a 32nd Mason and member of St. John's Masonic Lodge #333 in Spartanburg. He was also a truck driver for 12 years.

In addition to his mother, survivors include his loving wife of 36 years, Laura Ann Price Jones; daughters, Heather Cauthen of Missouri, Melissa Gilbert of Spartanburg, SC, Pamela Marcano of Ft. Eustis, VA, and Danielle Jones of Spartanburg, SC; 8 grandchildren; and sisters, Kathy Jones and Debra Woodward, both of Cowpens, SC.

Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 PM Friday, February 22, 2013, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel. Private services will be conducted by Mr. Don Johnson.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Beaumont Baptist Church, 945 Beaumont Avenue, Spartanburg, SC 29303.

The family is at the home.

Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel


Condolence & Memory Journal

Melissa, I will continue to pray for you and your family.. I am so very sorry for your loss..

Posted by Lee Barron - Spartanburg, SC - Friend   March 01, 2013

sorry to hear about your loss. youll be in our prayers

Posted by wanda and billy stafford - spartanburg, SC - coworker   February 26, 2013

I am truly sorry about your loss. My condolences go out to you and your family. If there is anything I can do for you, please let me know.

Posted by Robin Buice - Cowpens, SC - Friend/Former-CoWorker   February 24, 2013


I am so sorry for your lose and all the pain you feel. I was very fond of Larry. He was a very fine, caring, GOD loving man. May GOD be with Laura and Betty and the entire family at this time and always. We love you and are here for you. GOD BLESS and keep you !!!!!

Posted by JoAnne Jones and family - Woodruff, SC   February 23, 2013

Laura and family

I'm sorry to hear about the passing of Larry. I worked with him at Whitney F.D. We were asst. chiefs together at one point . He showed me and taught me much about the fire service. He is and was one of the most admire men in my life. May GOD give you and your family the GRACE of comfort and understanding at this time. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

Posted by Carroll Perry - Inman, SC - friend   February 23, 2013

Laura, children and mother Betty,
We are saddened to learn of the passing of Larry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you deal with this great loss. May you each trust in the Lord to comfort you now and in the days to come.

Posted by Charles & Faye Smawley Rich - Rutherfordton, NC - Cousin   February 23, 2013

Laura and Family,

We are so sorry for the loss of Larry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Joyce and Jr.

Posted by Joyce and Oliver Coyle Jr - Gaffney, SC - cousin   February 22, 2013

Laura and Family,

We are so very sorry for the loss of Larry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. May God wrap his loving arms around each of you and comfort you and give you all the strength you need.

In Christ,
Michele, Craig, and Taylor Wright

Posted by Michele Coyle Wright - Gaffney, SC - cousin   February 22, 2013

Laura and Family,
So sorry for the loss of Larry. May the memories you have shared comfort you and your family. Just know your family will always be there for you.

Love you,
Denise Cooper

Posted by Denise Cooper - Gaffney, SC - family   February 22, 2013

We are so sorry for your loss keeping the family in prayer

Posted by Jerry and Wanda Keller - Spartenburg, SC - Neighbor   February 21, 2013


I have many, many fond memories of my time spent with the Jones Family and at one time your home was my second home! I'm so very sorry for your loss, your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Larry was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed. All my love, Alexis

Posted by Alexis Alvarez Durham - TX   February 21, 2013


Laura and family,

I am so sorry for your loss. Just to hear you speak of larry let me know what a good man he was.

Prayers are going up for your entire family.

Posted by Annette Suttles - Bostic, NC   February 21, 2013


to the family ...i am so sorry about larry....we worked together on the rescue squad and fire dept for many years .....he was a good man who helped me get my paramedic patch....i will miss him ......even tho i have been gone from the area for many years i still considered him a great friend in peace .......

Posted by tont riley - roebuck, SC - friend and co worker at rescue 2   February 21, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family. You are all a second family to me. Love you guys!

Posted by Kimberly Bean - Simpsonville, SC - Friend   February 20, 2013