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“Dear Jones Family,I want to express my deepest sympathies for the loss of Homer. My dad Kenneth Colvert grew up with Homer and was one of my dads...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Steve Colvert - Evansville, IN

“Just saw this great man at the Fordyce On the Cotton Belt reunion. What a nick man. He will be missed my many. RIP ”
2 of 24 | Posted by: Kenny Lacewell - Bryant, AR

“The Jones Family,Please accept my heartfelt condolences during this difficult time. Homer Harold leaves quite a legacy not only for his family but...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Julius(Tony) Anthony - Camden, AR

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you adjust to the change that has taken place in your lives. ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: Helen Wilson - Camden, AR

“God. Bless each one of you, your. Father, andBrother. Was a greatly thought of person, and will beMissed by everyone.Our. Prayers are that. God....Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Shirley, Thomas , &. Perry Young - AR

“Homer was one of the good guys I've known. He was a friend of everyone whether he knew them or not. May God bless all of you. ”
6 of 24 | Posted by: Roland Partain - Bearden, AR

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family of Homer Jones. So sorry for your loss. He was a really good man he was always so nice to me and Cameron....Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: JerlDean Purifoy - FORDYCE, AR

“DEAR FAMILY I AM SO SAD TO KNOW YOU ARE GOING THROUGH THIS SAD TIME. WHEN MY MOM DIED I WALKED IN THE HOUSE AND HE WAS VISITING, SITTING IN THE...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: KAYE HOPKINS BAIRD - BEARDEN, AR

“Ginger, Donna, Melinda and Jay,Just wanted you to all know how sorry I am for the loss of your Dad, and wanted you to all know how much respect I...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Mark Perkins - Sheridan, Arkansas

“So sorry to hear of Mr. Jones passing, he was such a sweet man. ”
10 of 24 | Posted by: Wayne and Christa Word - Camden, AR

“Condolences to the Family. ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Randy Weeks - Sheridan, AR

“Ginger, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. I always thought what an amazing man he was the few times I have met him. Know that my prayers are...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Sandra Wright - Camden, AR

“We were so sorry to hear about Homer Harold. We thought so much of him. He will be greatly missed by the people of Bearden. Your family is in our...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Pam Gossett - Bearden, AR

“Mr. Homer will be miss. Our prayers are with you. ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: Joe and Karen McNiel - Friend

“With deepest sympathy. ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Don & Gayla Holeman - Camden, AR

“Bill and I want to tell you how sorry we are. Homer must have been a master storyteller, civic leader, and wonderful brother. ”
16 of 24 | Posted by: Mary Jo & Bill Schneider - AR

“Thoughts and Prayers for family and friends. ”
17 of 24 | Posted by: Kenny & Terri Rowland - Camden, AR

“My condolences to all of the family. ”
18 of 24 | Posted by: Billy Ray Doherty - Hopeville, AR

“So sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Homer. You all are in our Thoughts and Prayers. ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: Rudy, Cindy and Carson Ruth - AR

“Mr. Homer always took time to encourage me in the car business. He was a great inspiration. So sorry for your loss. He will be greatly missed. ”
20 of 24 | Posted by: James Wright - WARREN, AR

“Offering our condolences. ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Jimmy and Martha Barksdale - AR

“Melinda, Donna, Ginger, Jay So sorry to hear of Homer this a.m. My thoughts and prayers with all of you. He will be missed by many. ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Annette Russell - Family Friend

“Prayers for the family ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Angela Bieber - Bearden, AR

“Homer was a good guy, a friend all of my family and myself. My condolences. Dr. George (Buddy) Taylor ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: George Taylor - Little Rock, AR


Homer Harold Jones, Jr., 88, of Bearden died Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Ouachita County Medical Center in Camden. He was born March 2, 1929, in Bearden, Arkansas. Homer was owner of Homer Jones Motor Company, a member of the First United Methodist Church in Bearden, 32nd degree Mason, Lion's Club, Cabun Clinic Board of Directors, and former mayor of Bearden. He is preceded in death by his parents, Homer Harold Jones, Sr. and Dorothy Gatling Jones Duckworth; and son-in-law, Glenn Bailey. He is survived by one son, Jay Jones; three daughters, Melinda (Dave) Davison, Donna (Mike) Vaughan, and Ginger Bailey all of Bearden; one brother, Dr. Jimmy Jones of Arkadelphia; nine grandchildren, twenty seven great grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren. Visitation will be Monday, 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm, at Benton Funeral Home in Bearden. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Tuesday at First United Methodist Church in Bearden. Burial will follow at Moss Cemetery. To sign the online register visit: www.bentonfuneralhome.net.

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