MR. HAROLD RAYMOND "BUTCH" JONES, 71 of 475 West Main St. North Adams, MA died Saturday May 24, 2014 at the VA Hospital in West Roxbury, MA. He was born in North Adams, MA on May 7, 1943, son of Joseph and Evelyn (Blanchard) Lyons. He attended local schools and graduated from the Drury High School. Harold also completed the radiology program at North Adams Regional Hospital. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and served in the US Navy as a corpsman. He earned the Navy and Marine Corps Medal. Butch was last employed by the US Navy at the VA Hospital in Newport, RI until retiring due to ill health. Before that, he had worked at North Adams Regional Hospital. Survivors include his wife, Patricia (Wilk) Butler Jones, whom he married on May 17, 2009. One son- Randy Butler of Huntington, MA Four Grandchildren- Isaiah Butler, Amadeus Butler, Christian Butler, Kelsey Butler. He also leaves his sister, Debra Crews of Clarksburg; one aunt; cousins, nieces and nephews.
FUNERAL NOTICE: The Funeral for Harold "Butch" Jones will be Wednesday May 28, 2014 at 12 Noon at FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS WEST CHAPELS, 521 West Main St. North Adams, MA. Burial will follow in Bellevue Cemetery in Adams. A calling hour will be held on Wednesday morning from 11 to noon. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home. To send a card or a message, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.