Richard Lee Jones, 56, formerly of Granite City, died on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015, at his home in Roodhouse.
He was born on Aug. 6, 1959, in Granite City to Harry Paul and Bonnie Jean (nee: Dortch) Jones.
Rick married Patty Brant in Roodhouse on Dec. 20, 2004.
He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan along with enjoying football and NASCAR. Rick also enjoyed art and the outdoors; especially his dogs and fishing. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his family.
Rick is survived by his wife, Patty; one brother, Timmy (Maria) Jones of Edwardsville; four sisters, Debra (Keith) Kibort of Granite City, Brenda Jones-Parks of Granite City, Lisa Jones of Granite City and Tina Jones and her partner, Nadeia Shemwell, of Granite City. Also surviving are nieces and nephews Debra Verity, Taylor Kibort, Kahli Jones, Taylor Jones, Toby Jones and Ernest Pagnozzi.
Besides his parents, Rick was preceded in death by his nephew Zachary Kibort.
A memorial visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015, at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory in Granite City.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in care of the family.
Online guestbook and obituary available at www.wojstrom.com.