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Dean Ferguson Jones
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DEAN FERGUSON JONES, 96, of Springfield, passed away on Sunday morning, January 28, 2018 at Southbrook Care Center. He was born in Washington Court House on December 4, 1921, the son of the late Arthur F. and Mary Jones. Dean served 40 months in the U.S. Army Air Corps (1942-1946) as a radio operator during WWII, serving two years in the South Pacific Theater and later with the occupation forces in Japan for three months. He continued his interest in radios for over 60 years, as a Ham radio operator with the call sign W8GLT. In 1981, Dean retired from the Springfield Post Office following many years of service. He was an active member of St. Mark's United Methodist Church. He leaves three nephews, their spouses and families, Donald L. (Barbara) Jones, Robert L. (Anne) Barr and Dennis H. "Whitey" (Sue) Jones. He was preceded in death by sisters, Zella E. Barr and Mary C. "Katie" Hiatt and brother, Morris Huston "Jonesy" Jones. The family wishes to thank the staff at Southbrook Care Center for their devoted care. Dean's funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday in the LITTLETON & RUE FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Merrill Mellott officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial with military honors will be in New Silvercreek Cemetery, Jamestown. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Mark's U.M.C., 2043 Memorial Dr., Springfield, OH 45505.


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Visitation

Thursday

1

Feb

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory

830 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503

Service

Thursday

1

Feb

2:00 PM
Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory

830 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503

Cemetery Details

Location

Silvercreek Cemetery

State Route 72 South
Jamestown, OH 45335

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