Conrad William Jones, 86, of Alton, passed away at 10:02 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, at Alton Nursing and Rehab.
He was born Aug. 13, 1929, in Bardwell, Ky., the son of the late Robert and Minnie (Yates) Jones.
On April 3, 1954, he married the love of his life, the late Margaret Lucille Wilson. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by an infant son, Bruce; and a great-grandson Darren Fulkerson.
He is survived by two daughters, Barbara (Orlando) Panfile of Alton and Connie (William) Bowser of East Alton; a son, Kenneth (Mary) Fulkerson of Wood River; a sister, Elizabeth Houston; a sister-in-law, Betty Sherman; seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
He worked for Standard Oil Company as a long-haul truck driver for more than 20 years. He touched many people’s lives including his many friends at Alton Steak & Shake.
A Celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.