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Kenneth Jones

September 6, 1941 - October 20, 2020

Kenneth Leon Jones, of Newport News, VA, passed away peacefully on October 20, 2020 at the age of 79. He was born September 6, 1941, to the late David and Adella Jones. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Donna Joanne Jones (2013) and his brother, Glen Jones.

He was a very talented musician, being involved in all aspects of music throughout his life including performance, education, directing, producing, writing and enjoying music.

Ken was a graduate of Indiana State University and the University of Tennessee. He worked for many years finally retiring as a music educator and minister. Working over the years at several churches-Plainfield Christian, Englewood Christian, Lebanon Christian, colleges-Kentucky Christian College, Johnson Bible College, and high schools—Speedway, Mooresville, Cascade. Ken was recently attending church at Olivet Christian Church.

He is survived by his sons: Chad Jones, and his wife, Jeanie Jones, Karl Jones and his wife, Theresa Jones; his daughter: Maria Jones; grandchildren:  Morgan Jones, Jade Stumbo, Kelsey Stumbo, and Cameron Crockett. As well as his beloved companion, Nancy Hayes; and dog, Abby.

A visitation will be held Sunday, October 25 from 4 PM to 7 PM at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Denbigh Chapel, 12893 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23608. A funeral service will take place on Monday, October 26 at 11:30AM, at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Denbigh Chapel, followed by interment at Peninsula Memorial Park in Newport News.


Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, October 25, 2020

Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home – Denbigh Chapel

12893 Jefferson Avenue
Newport News, VA 23608

Service Information

Date: Monday, October 26, 2020

Time: 11:30 am


Altmeyer Funeral Home – Denbigh Chapel

12893 Jefferson Avenue
Newport News, VA 23608

Topic: Kenneth Jones Service
Time: Oct 26, 2020 11:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, October 26, 2020

Time: 1:00 pm


Peninsula Memorial Park

12750 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, Virginia 23606

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