Dalton Jones, 73, of Spavinaw, departed from this life on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 in Muskogee, Oklahoma. He was born on August 4, 1947 in Prairie Grove, Arkansas; the son of Wilson and Nadine (Williams) Jones. He married the love of his life, Jeanie (Deloha), on May 11, 1985 and they spent many wonderful years together. Dalton faithfully served our country in the United States Marines and served in Vietnam. He also served in the Navy Seabees reserves for many years. Dalton dearly loved his country. He was a member of the American Legion in the Northeastern Oklahoma Veteran Tour. He enjoyed spending time outdoors; especially hunting, fishing, noodling, and shooting guns. Above all, he enjoyed spending time with his family. He leaves behind many wonderful memories for his family to cherish.
Graveside memorial services are pending at this time. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Dalton is survived by his wife, Jeanie (Deloha), of the home; son, Jason Jones of Jay, Oklahoma; daughter, Tamara Enlow of Jay, Oklahoma; step-son, James Carroll and wife Susie of Eugene, Oregon; step-daughter, Jennifer Kreymer and husband Jeff of Noble, Oklahoma; brothers, Larry Jones and wife Wendy of Strang, Oklahoma, William Jones and wife Lynda of Tahlequah, Oklahoma, and Erick Jones of Spavinaw; sister in law, Darlene Steele of Spavinaw, Dwena and husband Eddie Bowman of Coweta and Pearl Jones of Spavinaw; brother in law, Ronnie Young and wife Dee of Miami, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Elisha “Bubba” Enlow, Charity Enlow, Jakob Jones, Karlee Jones, Keagan Jones, and Dalton Jones; step grandchildren, Camry Kreymer, Laney Kreymer, Callie Kreymer, Olivia Carroll, and Diego Carroll; great grandchildren, Jett Duran and Jantzen Duran; and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, Wilson and Nadine; brother, Gary Jones; sisters, Connie Due and Donna Phillips.