Obituary: Gerial Ray Jones


Funeral services for Gerial Ray Jones, 81, of Cullman will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at Salem Baptist Church with Rev. Terry Blankenship, Rev. Tony Collins and Rev. Cory Drummond officiating; interment in Fellowship Cemetery at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Jones passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 at his residence. He was born Nov. 10, 1938 to Ernest F. and Nola Jones.

He was preceded in death by his parents Ernest F. Jones, Nola Jones, and Zola Bartlett Jones; wives Betty Morgan Jones and Jean Cline Jones; son Michael R. Jones; and three siblings.

Survivors include his daughter Tonya (Terry) Blankenship; stepson Tony (Janie) Collins; daughter-in-law Geniva Jones; grandson Jeremy (Jenny) Blankenship; granddaughter Jessica (Devin) Henry; grandsons Jeremiah Jones and Jonah Blankenship; great-grandchildren Lynden Morris, Elleigh Henry, Emma Henry, Wil Henry, and one on the way, Autumn Rayne Jones; step-grandchildren Justen (Samantha) Collins and Eric (Dakota) Collins; step-great-grandchildren Trooper Collins, Layla Collins, Oz Collins, and Stu Collins; and 11 siblings.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at Salem Baptist Church.