Samuel Jones '48
February 1, 2017 8:59 AM
updated: February 1, 2017 9:01 AM
Callaway-Jones Funeral Home and Crematory obituary
3001 S College Avenue
Bryan, TX 77801,
Phone: (979) 822 3717
Samuel G. Jones, Rt. Lt. Col. Army
Samuel G. Jones
August 28, 1927 – January 29, 2017
Sam Jones, 89, of Bryan, passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2017, in Bryan. Visitation will be from 11 am until the time of service at 1pm at the funeral home on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. Interment will follow at Rest Ever Memorial Park in Bryan. Services
are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers-Bryan/College Station.
Samuel George Jones, a long-time resident of Bryan, passed away on January 29, 2017. He was a 1944 graduate of Abilene High School and Texas A&M University, Class of 1948. A retired Lieutenant Colonel, he served over 24 years in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
including a tour of duty in Vietnam. Following his military career, he ranked as national top salesman nationally for Wickes Lumber. He supported the Texas A&M Association of Former Students as a Century Club member.
Preceded in death by his parents Samuel Guy Jones and Helen L. Pope Whittemore, his wife of 67 years Lois Leslie Jones, his son Guy Robert Jones, and his youngest daughter Pamela Lynn Riley, he is survived by his daughters Leslie Wagner of Arlington and Lori
Fernandez of Houston; his grandchildren and their families: David, Ben, Tim, and Rachel Wagner, Samantha Jones, Larissa Lachniet, Scott Riley, and Donovann and Madison Fernandez, and many great-grandchildren.