James “Jim” “Poppy” JonesBryant, AL
July 25, 1947 - March 16, 2022
James “Jim” “Poppy” Jones, 74, of Bryant, AL passed away on Wednesday, March 16, 2022. Jim was born July 25, 1947 to the late Henry Jones and Joyce Kelly. He was a proud veteran of the United State Marine Corps and honorably served our country during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Straightway Baptist Church in Bryant, AL where he loved to praise the Lord. Jim was a wonderful full cook and worked as a chef for many years. He loved his family and had a nickname for everyone. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Candace Flinchum.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 45 years, Gail “Beautiful” Jones; daughter, Missy “Kitten” Jones; sons, Craig “Bubba” Shelton (Melissa “Priss”) and Daniel “Ryan” Jones (Treston “Trissy”); sister, Connie Jones; brother, Donnie Kelly; and grandchildren, Casey “C.J.” Shelton, LeAnne “Princess” Edward, Jackie “Sweetheart” Jones, Trevor “Jimmy” McClendon, Danielle “Cupcake” Jones, Shadda “Wiggles” Jones and Devin “Sport” Jones.
A funeral service for Jim will be held at 1:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at Straightway Baptist Church in Bryant, AL with Brother Gary Bone officiating. He will be laid to rest in Oak Lawn Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends on Friday, March 18, 2022 from 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM ET at Moore Funeral Home in Trenton, GA and at the church on Saturday from 12:00 PM until the service hour.
Visit www.MooreFHS.com to share expressions of sympathy and view his memorial tribute.
Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton, GA.