6/2/12 — Charles Edward Jones

Funeral services for Mr. Charles Edward Jones, age 58 of Manchester, will be conducted Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Bro. Leon Williams and Bro. Dale Harrell officiating.

Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be Friday, June 1, 2012 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the funeral home.

Mr. Jones passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville.


Mr. Jones was born August 27, 1953 in Tullahoma, Tennessee, the son of the late John Bradford Jones and Mary Ensey Jones Arwood of Manchester. 

Mr. Jones was a Sergeant with the Coffee County Sheriff’s Department, serving 22 years.  He was a member of the Coffee County Sheriff’s Honor Guard Unit.  He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church and enjoyed attending Church activities.  He enjoyed fishing and spending time, joking and teasing with friends and family.  He loved attending and watching University of Tennessee football games. He also enjoyed drinking coffee and visiting with friends at the Waffle House.

In addition to his father, Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Elvena Ensey.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife Janet Harrell Jones of Manchester; three daughters, Crystal Michelle Alivo and her fiancé, Luke Moffit of Manchester, Samantha Nicole Jones and her friend,  Nick Shockley of Manchester and Mary Patrice Jones and her friend, Steven Coyle of Manchester; one sister, Janie Arlene McCleary and her husband, John of Manchester; two grandchildren, Hailey Michelle Alivo and Chaz Mickel Alivo and many loving friends and relatives.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Coffee County Sheriff’s Department Christmas Toy Drive.

COFFEE COUNTY FUNERAL CHAPEL is honored to serve the family of Mr. Charles Edward Jones.