Hal Hawk Jones
- November 11, 2012
- Harriman, Tennessee
of Hal's Passing
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“Dearest Margaret, I did not know of Hal's passing until several day after his memorial.
i remember him with such joy in my heart. His lust for...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Sharon P.Pinner - Kingston, TN
“a genuine loss for Hal's family, his many friends, his Church and Harriman. My Mother, Shorty Allen, who recently died, was a contemporary of Hal's...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Freida Allen Breazeal - GA
“Margaret, I was so sorry to hear of Hal's passing. He will be greatly missed. As you know, mother and David treasured your friendship and...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Judy Kincaid - Kingston, TN
“I met Hal through the Harriman Garden Club and found him to be a delightful and enthusiastic conversationalist - no topic escaped his special...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: BJ Gillum - Rockwood, TN - Friend
“The little white truck sits in the driveway. We miss the squeak of the brakes every morning as Hal and Murphy set out in the truck on their morning...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Russ and Linda Peterson - TN
“So sorry for your loss Judy. Condolences to you and your family.
6 of 20 | Posted by: Judy Arnold - Knoxville, TN
“Aunt Maggie, so sorry to hear of Uncle Hal's passing. Such a well lived life by a well respected man. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Philip Palko - Cincinnati, OH
“Aunt Maggie, John, Lynn, Judy and the whole family, so sorry to hear about Uncle Hal's passing. There is so much I remember about him growing up. His...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: David French - Houston, TX
“We learned so much from Hal while living on Margrave.
Wendell and Amy Blair
10 of 20 | Posted by: Wendell and Amy Blair - TN
“Dearest Margaret, Lynn, Judy and John,
I just saw the obit on facebook this morning that Hal Hawk Jones passed
away. I loved Margaret and Hal like...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Cindy Farnham - Ellijay, GA
“Maggie...Lynn...Judy...Johnny....I'm right behind Bill in feeling that the Joneses were family to the Farnhams...going back to Batchie and Selma and...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: susan farnham hudson - TN
“The Joneses have been part of this Farnham family forever - I cannot remember a time when thta was not the case. We have, over the years, had lots of...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Bill, Lynn, & Katy Farnham - TN
“"Uncle Hal" has been a friend to our family for over sixty years, as family pictures from my childhood still show. I remember countless stories of...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Mary Margaret Storto Blanchard - TN
“My great neighbor is gone, but will never be forgotten. He was such a joy to have and always had a ready smile and a twinkle in his eyes.
He will...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: LINDA ROSILLO MULLIGAN - Harriman, TN
“Hal will truly be missed as a friend. He was a dedicated Riverfront Park Volunteer and a kind loving person. Hal helped alot of people and never...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Debra Mee - Harriman, TN - friend
“Margaret, Judy and all,
I SO loved Hal. He was always SO nice, SO kind, So fun and So funny. I remember him at events at the church, and the...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Patsy Blanchard - Kingston, TN
“I am sorry for your loss. Haven't seen any of the Jones family since probably 1966. Here's hoping you all are well - will be thinking of you all...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Dan Moody - Glasgow, KY
“Margaret & Family - you are in my prayers and thoughts during this difficult time.
19 of 20 | Posted by: Judy Thacker - Oliver Springs, TN
“So sorry for your loss. From your friends at Emory River Watershed
20 of 20 | Posted by: David & Bernice Hennessee - TN
Hal Hawk Jones passed away on November 11, 2012. He lived 94 well-spent years and was an accomplished husband, father, gardener, salesman, and friend. His garden flowers and smile lit up rooms, and his garden vegetables fed a host of family and friends. He was an active member of Harriman United Methodist Church, the Harriman Garden Club, and a 40-year Kiwanis member. He retired as Regional Sales Manager for Stratton & Terstegge Co., and served as a Staff Sergeant in the Medical Core of the Army/Air Force during WWII.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 64 years Margaret Jones, son John (Jamey) Jones; daughters Lynn Landry and Judy (Dan) Housley; and grandchildren Erin (Keith) Wainright, Jack (Weatherly) Landry, Justin Jones, Will (Liz) Jones, Ben Housley and Hannah Housley; and great grandchildren Mallory and Parker Wainright, Gus and Boone Landry; as well as cherished nieces, cousins, friends, and his dog Murphy. His beautiful smile and spirit will be sorely missed.
A celebration of his life will be held at the Harriman United Methodist Church on Saturday, November 17; Hal's family will receive friends at 10:00 a.m., service at 11:00 with a reception following in the fellowship hall.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Harriman United Methodist Church, 601 Queen Street, Harriman 37748, or the charity of your choice.