Johnny Lee Jones
Vian - Services for Johnny Lee Jones, 78, of Vian were held Fri., June 19, 2020 at 10 a.m. at Agent Mallory Martin Chapel in Sallisaw. Burial followed at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Vian under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home.
Mr. Jones was born July 7, 1941 in Seminole to Elmo Jones and Loretta LaBreque Jones and passed this life Mon., June 15, 2020 in Vian. He married Beverly Jo Riggs Jones on March 6, 1965 in Sallisaw and she preceded him in death on March 19, 1995.
He worked as a survey technician and a transportation equipment operator for the Oklahoma Department of Transportation for 27 years, retiring in 2002. He owned John’s DX Station and John’s Auto Service in Vian and was a Veteran for the U.S. Army Reserve.
Survivors include one daughter, Regina Risley and Dean, Jr. of Vian; two grandchildren; two great grandchildren; one brother, Harold James Jones of Choctaw; special friend, June Long Isbell of Sallisaw; and several other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by his parents.
Pallbearers were Tyler Choate, Dean Risley, Sr., Kevin Baker, Donald Wayne Trammell, Mike Davis and Chuck Pierce.