Michael Charles Jones, 66, of Gilbert, AZ passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his wife and children, on August 23, 2016.
He was born on August 21, 1950 to Earnest Howard and Berna Jones. He has two siblings, Jeffrey Jones and Anne Nugent. He served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Austria and served in many capacities for the church throughout his life. He earned a BA from Brigham Young University followed by a JD from Georgetown University. He practiced health care law.
Michael and his wife of 43 years, Melinda Warner Jones, are the loving parents of 7 children, Michael Jones, Corbin Jones, McKinley Royce, Whitney Jones, Spencer Jones, Taliesin Carley, and Nicholas Jones. He was survived by his aforementioned wife, parents, siblings, children, and 14 grandchildren.
Visitation will be Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 6-8 PM at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, Arizona. Funeral services are Monday, August 29, 2016 at 11:00 AM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, East Highland Stake Center, 3580 E. Houston Avenue, Gilbert, Arizona.