Oklahoma Cemeteries Website
Click here to break out of frames
This information is available for free. If you paid money for a
subscription to get to this site, demand a refund.

OK Obits

© Trout Funeral Home & Crematory
Submitted by: Jo Aguirre


Thank You For Your Service!

Buster Jones

Buster Jones
Sept. 5, 1927 ~ March 15, 2013

Buster Jones, Ponca City resident, died on Friday, March 15, 2013. He was 85.

A memorial service will be held to honor his life on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 2pm in the Chapel of the Trout Funeral Home.

Buster was born on Sept. 5, 1927 in Henryetta, Oklahoma to Charles William and Verna Dean (Claborn) Jones. He grew up in Henryetta, where he obtained his early education. A year before his graduation, Buster left school to join the United States Navy. He served our country on the SS Rushmore and was stationed in the Philippines and Okinawa. He received an honorable discharge in 1946 and he came back and finished high school; graduating in 1947. While in High School he played football.

Buster married Virginia Blade and the couple was blessed with three daughters. They moved to Ponca City in 1950 where Buster worked for many years as an Mechanic for Jack Bowker Ford and Ponca Body Shop. In 1982 he married Joyce Hartness and they remained in Ponca City. He loved fishing, making bird houses, gardening and recreationally racing motorcycles.

He is survived by his wife Joyce, of the home; daughters, Terry Wright, Gail Barabasz and Beverly O'Mara and step-children, Judy Landrum and Pete Hartness; sister, Patsy Greer; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; niece Debbie Robinson and her husband Rick and nephew Charlie "Wesley" Jones and numerous other nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Wesley Jones.

Memorial contributions may be made to Quilts of Valor from the Heartland, P.O. Box 89 Barnsdall, Oklahoma 74002.

|OK Obits|  |Oklahoma Cemeteries Home|

This site may be freely linked, but not duplicated in any way without consent.
All rights reserved! Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!
© 2000-2023 Oklahoma Cemeteries

The information on this site is provided free for the purpose of researching your genealogy. This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, for your own research, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The information contained in this site may not be copied to any other site without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material, you must have their permission. All information found on these pages is under copyright of Oklahoma Cemeteries. This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter or source of the information will retain their copyright. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Oklahoma Cemeteries to make it available online. This material will always be available at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.