Jerry L. Jones

KENT – Jerry Lester Jones, 59, of Kent, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014.

He was born Feb. 1, 1955, in Ravenna, a son of Lester and Melvene Jones.

Jerry worked for the Portage County Recycling Center until 2001. He enjoyed fishing, listening to classic rock, going to garage sales, and cheering for the Washington Redskins. Most of all, he loved his family.

Jerry is survived by his daughters, Angie Vance of Newton Falls and Tiah Jones of Cuyahoga Falls; grandchildren, Jordan Jones, Cole Dafoe, Preston Vance, and Evilynn Vance. Jerry is also survived by his brothers, Mark, Ronnie (Teri) and Denny Jones; as well as his nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, grandson Damien Vance, and sister Wanda Maguire.

Cremation has taken place, and friends will be received from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014, at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna. Pastor David Ballert will officiate the memorial service immediately following at 1 p.m.

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