Coy  Jones
Coy L. Jones, age 75, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at the Somerset Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after an extended illness.
He was born on June 2, 1944 in Boyle County, Kentucky, son of the late Rev. Boyce E. Jones and Ruby Curtis Jones. Coy was a graduate of Somerset High School Class of 1962 and the Campbellsville University in 1969 with a bachelor of Science degree. He had a genuine passion for learning and took great pride in his work as an educator. He taught in several schools in the Pulaski County School System including the old Hogue and Shopville schools. Coy was a long-time member of the First Baptist Church in Somerset. He was a kind and compassionate person and was always willing to help others, he will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved him.
Coy is survived by a half-niece; Dr. Sonya Jones of Somerset, Kentucky and a host of friends and former students who mourn his passing. He is preceded in death by his parents Rev. Boyce and Ruby Jones, and a half-brother; Reid (Elvie) Jones.
Visitation will be from 12:00 Noon until 1:00 p.m. on Friday, September 20, 2019 in the Chapel of Somerset Undertaking Company. A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be at 1:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. John Wilson officiating. Interment will be in the Somerset Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund.
You may offer condolences and sign the online register book at
Somerset Undertaking Company and Crematory is entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Coy L. Jones.
Published on September 21, 2019


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