Charles Michael Jones, age 65, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, at Oklahoma City. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, in The Chapel at Griffin ~ Hillcrest with his Uncle Jerry Jackson officiating. Interment to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mike was born on May 4, 1951, to Charles Vester Jones and Foy Lawanna (Jackson) Jones. He graduated from Ardmore High School. He attended college in Gainesville, Texas, before working for Haliburton. He moved to Norman and worked for Hitachi for 20 years. Mike was a member of the American Rifle Association and of The Little People of America. He married Sharon Kay Whorton on Aug. 10, 1997, at Noble, Okla. She passed away on Nov. 19, 2010. Mike confessed his Christianity and was a member of the Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Jones; and wife, Sharon Jones.
Mike is survived by his mother, Foy Jones; two uncles, Wayland Jackson and Jerry Jackson and wife, Mirtha; special friend, Dorothy Ary; and a host of family and friends.
A visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. this evening at Griffin~Hillcrest Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at www.griffinhillcrest.com.