Harvey Olen Jones
Published: Thursday, February 28, 2013
Harvey Olen Jones, 67, Lenoir City, passed away Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 at his home.
Harvey was born Nov. 19, 1945 in Oak Ridge. He moved to Lenoir City at the age of 2. He was a 1964 graduate of Lenoir City High School and a graduate of Mars Hill College.
Harvey served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War as a Lance Corporal. After returning from the war as a disabled veteran, Harvey helped to care for his paraplegic brother, Donald Jones for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Olen and Dora Jones and brother, Donald Jones.
He is survived by his daughter, Cindra K. Jones of Nashville; stepson, Charles W. Hartsook of Nashville; sisters and brothers-in-law, Dorothy and Gilbert Geoffrion of Lancing, Ruby and Ronald Coffman of Knoxville, and nephew, David Jones and wife, Thais of Atlanta, Ga.
Private memorial services to be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, 636 Morris Turnpike, Suite 3A, Short Hills, NJ 07078. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com
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