He was born August 20, 1922 in Agency, MO, son of Nola and Robert Jones. He attended the Agency high school. He married Velma "Sally" Noland on 9/23/1947 Wathena, KS and they share 65 years of marriage together. He served in the Army and is a veteran of the World War II. He was the owner operator of Al's Platte River Station in Agency for 30 years & worked at Swift and company for 24 years. He enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, gardening and spending time eating ice cream with his grandkids.
He was a member of the American Legion Post # 359 and a Christian. Albert was preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers, Don, Glenn , Harvey, and Clarence Jones, and a sister, Marjorie Miller. Survivors include wife Velma "Sally" Jones of the home, a son - Dan Jones and wife Sherry of Rushville, MO; three grandaughters; Tracy, Laura & Tasha and three great grandchildren; Bryce, Kori & Jade.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 pm, on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at Rupp Funeral Home, with Rev. James Barnett officiating, The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Friday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Agency Cemetery.
Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfuneral.com.