Billy Ray Jones, 81, of Waterford died Sunday, April 18 at Oak Valley Hospital.
He was a native of Round Rock, AR. He lived in Waterford for 25 years.
Mr. Jones served in the U.S. Army.
He was an electrician for 40 years.
He is survived by his wife, Gladys Jones of Waterford; children, Mark Jones of Winton, Melanie Jones of Waterford; and one grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Ruby Jones.
A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 22 at Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson.
Remembrances may be sent to American Lung Association, 1231 Robinhood Dr., Suite A1, Stockton, CA 95207.
Oakdale-Riverbank Memorial Chapels in charge of arrangements.