Harold William (Deedle) Jones, 59

May 14, 2010
  • Harold William (Deedle) Jones

MARCH 26, 1951-MAY 11, 2010

FUNKSTOWN - Harold William (Deedle) Jones, 59, of 6 N. Antietam St., Funkstown, Md., died Tuesday, May 11, 2010, at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born March 26, 1951, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Kenneth Jones of Funkstown, Md., and the late Betty Lee Wolfensberger Jones.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Vietnam War from 1970 to 1971; he served in Americal Division 196th Light Infantry Brigade. He received medals of Good Conduct, National Defense, Purple Heart, Bronze Star and Vietnam Defense.

He was a member of VFW Post 1936 and AMVETS Post 10.

He is survived by one daughter, Angela Jones of Hagerstown; two sons, Zachery Jones and Brayden Jones, both of Hagerstown; two sisters, Susan Lewis and Cinda Jones, both of Funkstown, Md.; and four brothers, Gary Jones of Williamsport, Md., Richard Jones and Kenneth Jones, both of Funkstown, Md., and Phillip Jones of Hagerstown.


Funeral services will be at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, on Monday at 10 a.m. The Rev. Louis L. Emerick will officiate. Burial will be in Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery in Flintstone, Md.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Disabled American Veterans, ATTN: Gift Processing, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.

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