Benney Joe Jones, 68 of Paris, Arkansas passed away on Friday, April 7, 2017 in Paris.

He was born on July 9, 1948 in Chattanooga, Tennessee to his parents Okley Woody Jones and Luella Lois (Ines) Jones. He was a retired truck driver for Royal Express Incorporated and a United States Army veteran of the Vietnam War.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Okley and Luella Jones, one brother Woody Jones and two sisters Alice and Florence Jones.

Benney is survived by his wife, Ma Victoria Jones; two sons, Johnathon Jones and companion, Paulette Nobles of Paris; Benjamin Jones and wife, Rebecca of Pahrump, Nevada; one daughter, Jennifer Lindsay and husband, Floyd of Howard City, Michigan; six granddaughters; numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

A private family memorial service and burial will take place at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Roller Funeral Home Paris. Online guestbook at

Honorary pallbearers will be Benjamin and Johnathon Jones, Tray Sihota and Scot St. Clair.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans VARO Bldg. 65, Room 121 2200 Fort Roots Drive, (VAMC) North Little Rock, AR 72114.