Michael L. Jones, 56, of Hendersonville passed away Sunday, April 28, 2013 at Memorial Mission Hospital after an extended illness. A native of Buncombe County, he lived in Henderson County for the past sixteen years. He was a son of Paul and Dorothy Jones of Leicester. He was preceded in death by his son, Jonathon Michael Jones. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and son. He was a kind-spirited, good-hearted soul who never met a stranger. He loved music, life, and most of all his family.
In addition to his parents, survivors include his loving wife of sixteen years, Melissa Jones; two daughters, Stephanie Nichole Jones Parnell and her husband Michael of Edneyville, Rhianna Caitlin Jones of Edneyville; a son, Adam Spencer Jones of Edneyville; a grandson, Henery Parnell of Edneyville; a brother, Jeff Jones of Leicester; aunts and uncles, Wilma Golden, Roy Williams, Bill Keyes, Peggy Guthrie, Betty and Bob Sitton; father-in-law, Carol Morrow of Edneyville; brother-in-law, Tony Morrow and his wife Michelle of Fletcher; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be at 2:00 pm Thursday in the Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert Garren officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.