Preston D. Jones
Preston D. Jones
  • January 24, 1925 - December 30, 2016
  • Apex, North Carolina

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Preston D. Jones, 91, died Friday, December 30, 2016 at his home in Apex.

Preston was born January 24, 1925 in Saratoga, NC to the late Henry and Daisy Bell Jones. He was a WWII veteran of the US Army. He spent many years in the monument business and retired from Stay Right Tank Co.

Preston was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and three sisters.

He is survived by his wife of 69 years Doris May Jones, daughters, Vicky Bailey (Richard) and Linda Priest; sons Kenny (Beth) and Dave (Shelia);sister Hazel Summelin; and four grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; two great-grand children and 3 step great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends including special friends Phil and Diane Hight.

A Celebration of Life gathering will be held 6-8 PM, Monday, January 2, 2016 at Apex Funeral Home; 550 W Williams St, Apex, NC 27502. A private service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made in Preston's memory to Transitions LifeCare at 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.