Funeral services for Marty Leigh Jones, 51, of Edgewood, Texas, were held Saturday, July 17, 2021, at Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home in Edgewood. Burial followed at Small Cemetery. Visitation was held one hour prior to service time.
Marty passed away on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at his home.
Marty Leigh Jones was born on Aug. 29, 1969, in Grand Saline, Texas, to parents James Homer Jones and Mary Johnson Jones. He was raised in Edgewood and attended Edgewood Independent School District. Marty is a lifelong resident of the Edgewood community. He was employed as a plumber’s helper for many years. Marty was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed racing cars, collecting hot wheels and knives. Marty loved to fish and cook outside on the grill. He had a passion for the outdoors and living a carefree life.
He is preceded in death by his father, James H. Jones and stepfather, Keith Erwin.
Marty is survived by his significant other, Peggy Seigler of Edgewood; mother, Mary Erwin of Edgewood; son, Jamey Jones of Canton; daughter, Lacey Jones of Ben Wheeler; brothers, Brody Erwin of Corsicana, Brandon Erwin of Edgewood, and Quince Erwin and wife, Holly of Myrtle Springs; sisters, Tressa Hardin and husband, David of Neches, Texas, and Christi Jones of Edgewood; grandchild, Gracelynn Jones along with his uncle, Rick Jones of Edgewood.