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WILLIAM "BILL" G. JONES, 91, of Grabill, passed away on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Born Dec. 9, 1922, in Franklin County, Ala., he was a son of the late William and Josephine (Davis) Jones. Bill worked for Grabill Woodworking Specialties, Inc. as a wood craftsman for many years. He served in the United States Army during the World War II Era and was a member of the V.F.W. Post 11314 in Huntertown. He was also a member of Crossview Church, Grabill, and the Grabill Volunteer Fire Department. He is survived by his sons, Stan (Sandra) Jones of Spencerville and Steve Jones of Grabill; grandchildren, Danielle Jones and Grady Jones, both of Spencerville; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Miriam (Klopfenstein) Jones; and siblings, Theresa Williams, Manuel Jones, Ivy Jackson, and L.C. Jones. Memorial service is 11 a.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Crossview Church, 12532 Grabill Road, Grabill (IN 46741). Visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 11, 2014, at Hockemeyer Funeral Home, 17629 S.R. 37, Harlan (IN 46743). Preferred memorials may be made to Salem Children's Home, 15161 N 400 E Rd, Flanagan, IL 61740. For online condolences, please visit www.hockemeyerfuneralhome.com