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Wilmot Baptist Church
Sunday January 31st, 2021
12:00pm - 2:00pm

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Sunday January 31st, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Robert Marshall Jones

Robert Marshall Jones, 75, of the Nations Creek Community, passed away unexpectadly at home Tuesday morning January 26, 2021. 

Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, and later moving to Nations Creek, he was the son of the late Robert Jones and Hester Levone Messer.  A Member of Wilmot Baptist Church, Marshall had worked for Earley's Construction Company  and had 20 plus years working for Nathan and Ginger Robinson, who owned the El Camino Motel in Cherokee, NC. He enjoyed going to the car races, working on cars, carpentry and all kinds of odd jobs, there was never a task or job he couldnt figure out. He would always try to help others with anything he could. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his brother; Ronnie Jones

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years Elaine Jones

Daughter- Lisa (David) Cope

2 wonderful grandchildren- Dustin (Becky) Cope

                                             Peyton Cope

One Adorable Great grandchild- Carson Cope

3 Brothers- Casey (Jenette) Jones, Michael Jones, Buddy Willard (Mildred) Jones

3 Sisters- Janie (Charlie) Franklin of Hayesville, Doreen (Wayne) Mayes of Fayetteville, NC, Roylee (Wayne) Knight of Sevierville, TN

Funeral Services will be held 2:00 pm Sunday January 31, 2021 at Wilmot Baptist Church with the Revs. Johnny Ray Davis,Lanny Nations and Austin Frady officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:00 noon till 2:00 pm prior to the Service at the Church. Burial will follow in Wilmot Cemetery. 

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Very sad to hear of Marshall passing and condolence to his entire family. He left us all too soon. He helped everybody with All his carpenter and mechanical skills. There are so many reminders in the community of his skill. He thought so much of his grandchildren and little Carson too. Elaine and Lisa take care take care each day in these difficult times, Marshall's cousin Jolene

Jolene Mar 22 2021 12:00 AM

Elaine and family my condolences to you all. Marshal was certainly a good man and will be missed.

Lynda Ramsey Jan 31 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Jones

Lynda Ramsey Jan 31 2021 12:00 AM

To Elaine and family: Marshall will be missed by many, he was always there for me if I had a problem. He was so smart and handy, he could solve any problem! My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love you Anna Stuart

Anna Stuart Jan 29 2021 12:00 AM

Elaine and family, We are so sorry to learn of Marshall's passing. May God comfort and keep you during the days ahead. Love in Christ, Lewis and Pauline Beck

Pauline Styles Beck Jan 28 2021 12:00 AM

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