Mr. Calvin Lester Jones, age 62 of Guthrie, passed away 8:00 PM, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at Southern Hills Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Services will be Saturday October 2, 2021 11:00 a.m. at Elkton Baptist Church with Rev. Mark Keith officiating. Burial will follow in the Highland Cemetery in Guthrie ,KY. Visitation will be Friday October 1, 2021 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Elkton Baptist Church. Latham Funeral Home of Elkton, KY is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Jones was born in Bostic, NC September 2, 1959. He was employed as Maintenance of Way for CSX Railroad. Calvin was a servant of Jesus who loved his church where he served as a Deacon, Sunday School Director, and Sunday School Teacher. He had also served on the Todd County Board of Education, Guthrie Volunteer Fire Dept and was a member of the Allied Eastern Federation B.W.E.D. Railroad Union. He also loved to hunt, fish and all U.K sports. He is preceded in death by his parents Walter Russell Jones and Margie Roscoe Jones.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years Teresa Jones of Guthrie, KY, his sons Travis Jones and his wife Meg of Guthrie, KY and Russell Jones and his wife Rachel of Clarksville, TN, his daughter Alexis Jones of the home, his brothers Darrell Jones of Bostic, NC and Carroll Jones and his wife Kelsey of Sumter, SC, his sisters Elaine Scruggs and her husband Gene of Cliffside, NC, and Wanda Jones of Forest City, NC, his grandchildren Lynnlee Jones and Knox Jones.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Elkton Baptist Church, P.O. Box 547 Elkton, KY 42220.
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