LC Jones, 87, of Edmond, Oklahoma, died at OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City on Monday, Jan. 6 (2020). Graveside service is Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 2 p.m., at Sand Hill Cemetery in Yardelle. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The son of the late Clarence and Victoria (Waters) Jones was born in Harrison on Feb. 18, 1932

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Jones; and two sisters, Ovie McCutcheon and Jewell Horne.

Survivors include a son, Les Jones, of Edmond, Oklahoma; a grandson, Sterling Jones; a nephew, Carl David and a niece, Glinnia Jean Flood.

Jeff Dezort, Newton County Times editor, has worked at the newspaper since 2001. Before that he was a reporter, photographer and assistant editor of the Harrison Daily Times.