Fred Edgar Jones, 83, passed away December 9, 2013, at Sebastian River Medical Center in Sebastian, Florida.

Born in Glenmary, October 20, 1930, he was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Nettie Ann Jeffers Jones; wife, Lyda Helen Hutson Jones; brothers: Tom Joshua, Herman, Jr., Earl Roscoe, Carl Vernon, Donnie Ray, Ronnie Marshall, and Ernest Hughes Jones; and sisters: Helen Bernice Jones, Mable Christine  Warren, Gertrude Jones, and Nola Jane Vihlen.

He was a resident of Sebastian, Fla., for 20 years, coming from Indianapolis, Ind. Before retiring, he worked as a machinist in the fabrication industry, and was of the Christian faith.

He is survived by his sons: Larry Fred Jones (Sean), Beech Grove, Ind., Gary L. Jones (Nancy), Indianapolis, Ind., Ryan J. Jones, Sebastian, Fla., and David Brown (Kathy), Cleveland, Ohio; daughters: Linda J. Kelley, Sebastian, Fla., and Tammy H. Hackman (Bret), Indianapolis, Ind.; grandchildren: Kasey Banks, Kyle Jones, Paul Jones, Candi Shideler, Ronald Kelley, Krystal Neese, Tristan Hackman, Kendra Daniel, RyanLee Jones, Jon Brown, and Angela Brown; eight great-grandchildren, brothers: Frank Jones, and Allen Jones; sisters: Shirley Faye Partin, Ollie Sue Bowling, and Clara Elizabeth Byrge; and many other relatives.

Memorial service was conducted December 13, at Sebastian United Methodist Church.

Seawinds Funeral Home and Crematory had charge of arrangements.

Obituary provided courtesy of West-Murley Funeral Home.