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Rickey Lee Jones

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Rickey Lee Jones

Portsmouth Ohio resident

Rickey Jones, age 68, longtime Portsmouth resident, passed away on January 4, 2022. Rickey worked as a brakeman conductor for N&W Railroad for 42 years. Rickey was an avid gun enthusiast, having been a lifetime member of the N.R.A. as well as a member of the Ohio Buckeye Firearm Association, and the Portsmouth Friends of the N.R.A.

Rickey had many Masonic associations of which he enjoyed immensely. Rickey was worshipful master at Waterloo, member of Aurora Lodge #48, which was his home lodge.

Rickey was also a member of the Scottish Rite, and a member of the Shriners (Aladdin Shrine and Pike County Shrine Club).

Rickey was preceded in death by his parents, Leroy and Pauline Jones, and one nephew Brett Tilley.

Rickey is survived by his loving wife of forty years, Emily Jane (Nee Smith) Jones, three sons: Kevin (Mandie) Jones, Michael Jones, and Jason (Tiffany) Jones, and one daughter, Amy (Mike) Spradlin. He is also survived by two sisters: Anita (John) Strickler, and Linda Ruyon, six grandchildren: Aleigha Spradlin, Sidney Jones, Aaron Jones, Aubrey Jones, Dylan Jones, and Landon Jones, six bonus grandchildren: Kaden, Kyleigh, Kayleb, and Khloe, Chase and Devin, two God children Colby and Hartley, one nephew Bobby Blankenbeckly, niece Jai Ellen Strickler, and a great nephew, B.J. Blankenbeckly.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Shriners' Children Hospital in Rickey's name.

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Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Rickey Jones

Janice Jan 17 2022 3:27 PM

My wife & I loved and will miss Rick. I am still using some Norfolk Southern gear he gifted me a while back! Thought I\'d share this pic from a trip we made together to Washington DC to the NRA headquarters back in 2008 to accept an award!

Chad B Jan 14 2022 10:10 AM

Sure will miss you coming into Bolands! A great man.Prayers for your family

Diane Weghorst Jan 13 2022 6:27 AM

My husband Ron and I loved Rick. He was a special friend. Awesome man. He came up to visit in December. We can\'t believe he\'s gone. Prayers for his family.

Ron and Pam Nichols Jan 12 2022 6:20 PM

My B
rother that I love with all my heart. Will miss you more then the world will ever know. You were my lil Brover and I was your big Sissor. love and miss you Rick.




Anita Jones Strickler Jan 11 2022 2:57 PM

Very fine man and friend,the world will miss him.

Pat Spriggs Jan 11 2022 1:49 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Rickey Jones

Amy Spradlin Jan 11 2022 1:09 PM

SO VERY SORRY TO LEARN OF HIS PASSING. HE WAS A GREAT GUY AND ALL AROUND PERSON. OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH ALL OF YOU.

jIM AND pAM sPRADLIN Jan 11 2022 11:14 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rickey Jones

Jonna Jan 11 2022 8:21 AM

You will be sadly missed by us. We spent memory time together that was greatly enjoyed.

Jan Armstrong Jan 11 2022 12:33 AM

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