Billy Bert Jones, known to all as ‘Bill,’ was born on November 6, 1946, and went to our Lord Jesus Christ on November 29, 2018. He was the son of James H. Floyd and LaRue Floyd and husband of Georgia I. Jones for 44 years.
Bill and family moved to Lake Isabella in 1987 from San Bernardino, where he worked in car parts. He worked for Southern Auto, then worked for Western Auto, now called Car Quest, until August 2014.
Bill was diagnosed with COPD and long-term dementia and lived at San Joaquin Nursing & Rehabilitation from February 2015 until his peaceful death on November 29, 2018.
Bill is survived by his sons, George Lee and wife Theresa, Alex F. Jones and wife Jessica; sons from his first marriage, Chip Jones, James Thomas, “Tom,” and wife Heather; 11 grandkids: Alexis Payne of Rancho Cordova, Calif., and Brooke Payne of Washington, Justice Rycroft of Lake Isabella, Autumn Rose and Gavin Jones of Colorado, Keilin and Emmet Jones of Lake Isabella, Serenity and Scotlynne and Justin and Will Jones, all from Oklahoma; and four great-grandsons: Sebastin, Damion and Kendall of Oklahoma and Carson George Williams of Rancho Cordova, Calif.
A Celebration of Life will be held for Bill at First Baptist Church at 3701 Suhre St., Lake Isabella, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 8, 2018.