Keith Lennon Jones

Published 1:28 pm Sunday, October 10, 2021

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Mr. Keith Lennon Jones, 67, of Cattle Way, Mocksville, died on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

He was born on July 26, 1954 in Davie County to the late Paul William and Reba Virginia Myers Jones.

Mr. Jones was an Eagle Scout and served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a proud airline mechanic, having worked for Piedmont Airlines and U.S. Airlines for many years. He enjoyed managing Northspoon Farm, a beef-producing cattle farm, and loved fishing in his free time. Mr. Jones was the former master of Mocksville Masonic Lodge 134. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend to many.

He was also preceded in death by: a daughter, Candace Lace Jones; and numerous aunts and uncles.

Survivors: his wife of 48 years, Debbie Knight Jones of the home; two2daughters, Cylyndia Jones Smith (Kiley) and Casey Jones Clayton (Ben); a sister, Lyndia Jones Cornatzer (Gordon); 8 grandchildren, Korbin Smith, Caylin Perdue, Calista Perdue, Caleb Stephens, Kyra Smith, Kiptyn Clayton, Kaden Smith, Kollyns Clayton; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8 at Christ Moravian Church in Winston-Salem, with the Rev. Neil Routh officiating. The family received friends at the church for one hour prior to the service. Burial was held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11 at Westlawn Gardens of Memory in Clemmons with military honors and Masonic rites.

Memorials: DAV Davie County Chapter 75, c/o Tom Glasscock, 243 Dance Hall Road, Mocksville.