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Albert "Bert" Covis Jones

July 15, 1970 — January 31, 2023

Franklin, KY

Mr. Albert "Bert" C. Jones, age 52, of Franklin, KY, passed away on Tuesday, January 31st, 2023 in Nashville, TN.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 25th, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, February 25th at 1:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made in Bert's memory to F-S Park & Recreation, P.O. 109, Franklin, KY 42135.  Donations may be dropped off at the community ag building, mailed to the P.O. Box or dropped off at the funeral home.  Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home.

Bert was born on July 15, 1970 in Franklin, KY to the late, Covis Jones and the late, Rita Campbell.  He is also preceded in death by 2 brothers, Terry Jones and Kenneth Heady and a sister, Frances Calvert.

He is survived by his wife of 21 years, Amy Johnson Jones; sons, Jordan Jones (MacKenzie Smith) of Franklin, KY, Dustin Rutledge of Franklin, TN and Hunter Rutledge of Franklin, TN; siblings, Tracey Jones (Rhonda) of Georgia, Tim Jones of Franklin, KY, Jerry and Paulita  Jones of Franklin, KY and Linda Ownby of Chattanooga, TN.

Bert was a 1988 graduate of Franklin-Simpson High School.  He was employed by Franklin Express as a Transportation Manager.  Bert was a member of Franklin Country Club and a member of the Franklin Little League Board.  He enjoyed his leisure being on the golf course and playing cards with his friends.

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory website is www.gilbertfhonline.com. The Facebook page is Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.  The obituary phone line is 270-586-8844.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Albert "Bert" Covis Jones, please visit our flower store.

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Visitation

Saturday, February 25, 2023

9:00am - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory

325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY 42134

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

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325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY 42134

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