Charles Richard Jones
Charles Richard Jones
  • March 15, 1945 - August 22, 2017
  • Houston, Texas

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Charles Richard Jones Jr., 72, of Houston, Texas, entered into rest Tuesday, August 22, 2017.He was born in St. Louis, Missouri on March 15, 1945, to parents Charles and Jean Jones.

Charlie graduated from Galena Park High School and received a Bachelor of Science in Technology from University of Houston in Business Technology. In 1964, Charles enlisted in the United States Marine Corps where he proudly served his country during the Vietnam War until 1970.

Charlie had a career as an Auditor of Sales Tax with the Texas Employment Commission. He was a member of the Elks Lodge and had a passion for golfing and watching sports; his favorite teams were the Texans and The University of Houston. He is survived by his daughters Carla Healer and husband Kevin and Tara Jones, granddaughter Lauren Taylor and husband Marcuis, grandson Dillon Sievers, Great-grandchildren, Noah and Ayden Taylor, great nephews, and cousins, and a host of other loving relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; Charles and Jean V. Jones, and brother Larry Jones.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 5, 2017 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at American Heritage Funeral Home, 10710 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas 77038. Funeral arrangements will be held at 11:30 am on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 with a committal service to follow to the Houston National Cemetery.