Braiden Jones

Obituary of Braiden Jones

Braiden Eugene Jones

March 5, 2011 ~ October 4, 2017

Braiden Eugene Jones, 6, Marion, passed away at 8:53 a.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017.  He was born in Marion on March 5, 2011, to Shawn Jones and Lana Quick and was a student at Kendall Elementary School in Marion.

Braiden was really good at games for his age and especially enjoyed playing Minecraft.  He also enjoyed playing sports outside.  He was known for being ornery, and he liked to blame his twin brother.  Braiden also liked race cars and monster trucks with his favorite being the Grave Digger.  Whenever he went over to his grandma’s house, he liked to play in the sand where her pool used to be.

He will be missed by his parents, Shawn Jones, Marion, and Lana (Michael Gregory) Quick, Marion; his twin brother, Brailen Jones, Marion; sisters, Casey Purvis, Gas City, Shana Jones, Marion, Samantha Perry, Arizona, Christa Perry, Arizona, and Shawn Jones, Arizona; maternal grandparents, Dave (Debbie) Lanter, Gas City, and Rose (Roger) Jones, Marion; niece, Aubree Marrs; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

His great-grandparents, John (Barbara) Maine, preceded him in death.

The family will have visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, with Braiden’s funeral service beginning at 1 p.m. at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Storey Chapel, 400 E. Main St., Gas City, IN.  Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery.

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