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“I worked with your Father at Merchants for many years. He honored his wife and friends by his actions. I missed our annual luncheon in June this...Read More »
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“Lighting a candle in honor of Rebecca's Dad...prayers for her and her family! ”
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“Dear Becky, I was so sorry to hear of your father's passing. From his obituary, he sounded like a wonderful person. Please know that you and...Read More »
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“My thoughts and prayers are with you. I remember your parents as among the finest parents I encountered during my educational career. We had some...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Dave Platt - Carmel, IN

“Brent, Brenda and Rebecca. I am so sorry to hear about your father. I was looking forward to taking care of him again. I truely enjoyed his sense...Read More »
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“Sorry for your loss, You are in my prayers through out this diffcult time. Katie Price ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Katie Price - Carmel, IN

“DEAR FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF ROBERT D. JONESAs concern persons for our neighbors we want to commend Mr.Jonesfor his service in the Air Force during the...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: George James - Fishers, IN

“My condolences to Bob's family. I worked for Bob for many years and have known him for almost 40 years. He will be missed by all and Barry he said ...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: J June Midkiff - Fishers, IN

“Dear Jones Family, There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and humbled...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Brian and Bruce Buchanan - IN

“The loss of someone so close is difficult to bear. We share your grief. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Jim Hughey - Murrells Inlet, SC

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Robert D. Jones, 82, Carmel, passed away January 12, 2012. He was born November 2, 1929 to the late Paul and Hattie Jones. Bob graduated from George Washington High School in 1947. He served in the Air Force for four years during the Korean War. He was an instructor in the Radio Electronic Intercept Operations at March Air Force Base in California. Bob was a retired vice president of Merchants Bank/National City after 40 years. He was a Boy Scout leader in the West District for over 15 years, and was chairman of the West District from 1968-69. An avid golfer, Bob was a past member of Woodland Country Club and recently Pebble Brook Golf Course. He scored a hole-in-one eight times. Bob was a member and past director of the Indiana State Seniors Golf Association. He also was a gate captain for the ticket department at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for 15 years at Gate 7. Bob was a Kentucky Colonel. He was preceded in death by his wife, Wilma "Billie" Sawyer Jones, in July 1993. Bob is survived by his children, Rebecca E. Neafus, Brent E. Jones, and Barry D. Jones; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services will be on Monday, January 16 at 11 AM at Flanner and Buchanan- Carmel, 325 E. Carmel Drive. Visitation will be on Sunday, January 15 from 2-7 PM, and on Monday from 10 AM until service time. Entombment will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Association. A full tribute to Bob's life may be viewed online at,

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