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Bennie Whitfield Jones, Jr.

November 20, 1942 ~ January 30, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old
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Bennie Whitfield Jones, Jr. Obituary

McDuffie County

Bennie Whitfield Jones, Jr., 81, entered into eternal rest on January 30, 2024, in his home “At Home Senior Living”, Thomson, Georgia.

He was born in Newnan, Georgia on November 20, 1942, grew up in the Newnan area until he graduated and attended college where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree with honors in Civil Engineering from Southern Poly Tech.  Bennie had a successful engineering career until his retirement.  He loved to hunt and fish especially with his dad and son, loved westerns, loved to travel, loved to read and loved spending time with his family and friends.

Bennie was preceded in death by his parents, Bennie Whitfield Jones, Sr. and Jackie Ballard Jones.  His survivors include his wife, Faye Madigan-Jones of Lilburn; his children, Benjy Jones (Melissa) of Thomson, Lisa Bailey (Mitch) of Thomson, Paul Madigan of Marietta; his sister, Elizabeth Fields of Newnan; five grandchildren, Ashlyn Yates (Fisher), Dawson Jones, Peyton Madigan, Emily Madigan and Stevie Eidson; three great grandchildren, Bowen Yates, Ashton Porterfield and Awbrey Eidson; and his niece, Melissa Fields.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2024, from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Road, Thomson, Georgia.  His funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel, with Chaplain Tom Kalliokoski officiating.

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The Family would like to express their sincerest thanks to the staff of “At Home Senior Living”.

Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia is honored to serve the family of Bennie Whitfield Jones, Jr.

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February 3, 2024

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Beggs Funeral Home
799 Cobbham Rd.
Thomson, Georgia 30824

Funeral Service
February 3, 2024

2:00 PM
Beggs Funeral Home Chapel
799 Cobbham Rd.
Thomson, Georgia 30824


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