Dorsey Eugene Jones

July 20, 1930 ~ March 2, 2019 (age 88)


Dorsey Eugene Jones, 88, of Russellville, died Saturday, March 2, 2019 at St. Mary's Reg. Med. Center in Russellville. The son of Lee and Ina Casto Jones, he was born July 20, 1930 in Witts Springs.  He married Jane Brown, on April 15, 1955  at Dover, Arkansas.  He was a United States Army Veteran of Korea.  He was a retired electrician with ConAgra Foods.  He was a devoted husband, loving father, grandfather and great grandfather.  Dorsey was a member of the Rogers-Rye Post 2283 Veteran of Foreign Wars where he served on the Military Honors Firing Party and Russellville Masonic Lodge number 274. He attended the Cumberland Presbyterian Church and enjoyed hunting, fishing and stock car racing.   He was preceded in death by his parents.

Dorsey is survived by his wife, Jane Jones of Russellville; two sons, Jamey Jones (Genny) of Houston, TX; Danny Jones (Jodi) of Russellville; two daughters, Pat Cole (Frankie) of Russellville; Sarah Svendsen (Joe) of Quitman; 10 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren and a sister, Betty Aday of St. Louis, MO.

Funeral Service will be held at 2:00PM, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Humphrey Chapel. Burial will be at Pisgah Cemetery in Pottsville by Humphrey Funeral Service.    Full military honors will be provided by Rogers-Rye Post 2283.  Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, on Monday, at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. ox 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at

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Recording of Service


March 4, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Humphrey Funeral Home
2801 West Main
Russellville, AR 72801

Funeral Service
March 5, 2019

2:00 PM
Humphrey Funeral Chapel
2801 West Main
Russellville, AR 72801

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