William “Wade” Jones, age 57, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 28, 2019 in Houston, Texas. He was born October 13, 1961 in Pasadena, Texas, to Bill and Frankie Jones. He was a 1980 graduate of Pasadena High School. Upon graduation, he went to work in the oil and gas industry as a machinist. Shortly after, he enlisted in the U.S. Army where he specialized in working on Pershing Missiles in Germany. After leaving the Army, he moved back to Pasadena, Texas where he became a Class A machinist with specialty in CMC machines.
He was a loving son, brother, uncle and friend. He was a lover of dogs, his Harley Davidson motorcycle and the lake. He is survived by his mother, Frankie; his sister, Barbara; his brother, Charlie; nephews, Chase and Ian; and niece Lindsey. A memorial service will be held Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 10am at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Duncan, Oklahoma.