The angelic hosts came for Aubrey Lee “Billy” Jones at his residence in Kosse, on Friday, April 15, 2016, among loving family and devoted friends.
Viewing will be held Friday, April 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Groesbeck Funeral Home, 1215 E. Yeagar in Groesbeck, under the direction of Moore's Angelic Funeral Home of Teague.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 23, at 11 a.m. in the Lone Star Missionary Baptist Church, 629 N. Grayson in Groesbeck, with the pastor, Rev. Nathaniel Bedford, officiating, and Rev. L.B. Perry, pastor of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church of Stranger, as eulogist. Interment will be in the Chapel Hill Cemetery of Calvert, with full Masonic funeral rites by Hopeful Lodge #78, F&AM of Texas, from Marlin.
Aubrey “Billy” Jones was born in Limestone County on Oct. 10, 1950, the fifth child born to Ennis Jones and Jewel Watkins Jones. He grew up in Kosse and graduated from Washington High School with the class of 1969.