Gregory Bassett Jones Sr., 75, husband of Anne McClendon Jones, died Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Self Regional Medical Center.
Born in Ariton, AL, he was a son of the late J. D. Jones and Bernese Bassett Monas and stepson of the late Andrew Monas. He was retired from CSX Intermodal, Jacksonville, FL, and served in the Air Force National Guard. He was a Mason, a member of Greenwood Moose Lodge #834 and the Fraternal Order of the Eagles in Brandon, FL. He was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving is his wife of the home; children, Debbiee Jones (Sue Perry) of Valrico, FL, Steve Fowler (Shellie) of Sorrento, FL, Denise Buckheister of Thornton, CO, and Dianne McNeill (Kane) of Denver, CO; a sister, Cathy Finnell (Tom) of Palm Bay, FL; a brother, Fred Jones of Okeechobee, FL; grandchildren, Alex Fowler and Danielle Taylor, both of Ocklawaha, FL, Miles McNeill, Carson McNeill and Kane Hank McNeill, all of Denver, CO, a great-granddaughter, Raelynn Taylor of Ocklawaha; and an aunt, Betty Haney of the home.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Gregory Bassett Jones Jr.
Services will be announced by Harley Funeral Home and Crematory (
In lieu of flowers, it is requested that memorials be made to Meals on Wheels Nutrition Center, 111 Reynolds Park, Greenwood, SC 29646 or to the Humane Society of Greenwood, PO Box 49776, Greenwood, SC 29649.