Edward T. Jones age 82 of Auburn, IN died Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Auburn Village. Edward was born August 2, 1938 in Cool Springs, KY to Marshall and Mary (Baggarly) Jones. He married Sharron R. Henning on December 20, 1958 in Medical Lake, WA. Ed and Sharron were married 62 years. He was a railroad engineer on the CSX railroad, retiring in 2000. He was a United States Air Force Veteran.
Edward is survived by his wife: Sharron R. Jones, Ft. Wayne, IN; son: Mark (Faith) Jones, Hamilton, IN; daughter: Cheryl Krugler, Aurora, IL; daughter: Michelle (Tom) Gaskill, Leo, IN; daughter: Christy Jones, Ft. Wayne, IN; Sisters: Janie Trammel, Mount Vernon, IN; Dorothy Vinson, Madisonville, KY; Patty Ingram, Powderly, KY; brother: Larry Jones, KY; Numerous nieces and nephews. He loved classic cars, country music, western movies and watching University of Kentucky basketball and the Chicago Cubs . Ed was raised in Cool Springs, Kentucky, by his grandparents, Cephus and Pearl Baggarly. He had three grandchildren, Josh Jones of Hamilton, Ind., Zach Krugler of New Albany, Ind., and Stephani Krugler of Long Beach, Calif and three great grandchildren, Elijah, Isaiah and Malachi Krugler of New Albany, Ind. He had four siblings that preceded him in death, Roy Jones, Johnny Jones, Marie England and John Bratcher.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the VA of Northern Indiana or the Heimach Center.
There will be no services as per his request.
Arrangements entrusted to Thomas Funeral Home – Garrett, IN