Edward Everett Jones of Oakdale, Calif., passed away on Jan. 16, 2019, at the age of 79, son of Charles and Delphia Jones of Julian, Neb.
Edward was preceded in death by his father and mother; daughter Cheryl Russell; brothers Charles Jones and William Jones; and sisters Betty Mauslein, Elizibeth Chambers, Jean Sherman and Florence Shelton.
He is survived by sons Mike and Bonnie Jones of California, and Todd Jones of Nevada; granddaughters Tyler Russell and Tiffany Canter; sisters Bonnie Wurtele and Connie Jensen of Nebraska City; and many nieces and nephews.
Edward attended Julian Grade School and graduated Brock High School in May 1958. In July 1958, Edward enlisted in the Navy and graduated Submarine School in June 1963.
He served on the USS Razorback with multiple deployments around the globe. After 20 years of service, he retired from the Navy as a chief petty officer on Feb. 19, 1978.
His ashes will be placed to rest in the Glenrock Cemetery on May 25, 2019, at noon.