MANNING - Horace DeVaughn Jones, 76, widower of Minerva Earline Rhodus Jones, died on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at McLeod Hospice House in Florence.
Born on Oct. 22, 1940, in Turbeville, he was a son of the late William Eli Jones and Ollie Mae Watts Jones. He was a member of W.W. and Bullhead Hunting Clubs and he attended Cross Roads Bible Fellowship Church.
He is survived by his son, Marty Jones (Linda) of Manning; a daughter, Becky Tobias of Manning; a sister, Betty Lloyd (Jack) of Mebane, North Carolina; and five grandchildren, Wil Jones, Kayla Jones, Jay Tobias, Marti-Leigh Jones and Joshua Tobias.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. today at Cross Roads Bible Fellowship Church with the Rev. Eddie Harrington officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Emmett Stephens, Thomas Harrington, Barry Lloyd, Roger Lloyd, Tony DuBose and Pat Tisdale.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of W.W. Hunting Club and Bullhead Hunting Club.
Visitation was held Saturday at Stephens Funeral Home and will be held at other times at the home of his son, 209 Breedin St., Manning.
Memorials may be made to McLeod Hospice House, 1203 E. Cheves St., Florence, SC 29506, Cross Roads Bible Fellowship Church, P.O. Box 449, Manning, SC 29102 or Life Center Pentecostal Holiness Church of Kingstree, 2111 Martin Luther King Highway, Kingstree, SC 29556.
Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church St., Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179. www.stephensfuneralhome.org