Dan Jones, 61, of Lincoln, Ark., passed away Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, near Natural Dam. He was born Jan. 2, 1956, in Fort Atkinson, Wis., the son of Floyd Lee and Irene Helen (Draeger) Jones.
Dan owned and operated World Wide Pets in Van Buren for the past 25 years. He was an avid sportsman and did animal rehabilitation for Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Dan enjoyed helping his son raise show hogs that were shown at the local, state and national level.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Debra Jones; one son, Heath Jones of Lincoln; one brother, Dennis Lee Jones and his wife Becky of Fort Atkinson, Wis.; one sister, Connie Sue Miller and husband Don of McKinney, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Friday at Grace Lutheran Church ELS (Wels) in Lowell, Ark. Burial will be in the Prairie Grove Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Luginbuel Funeral Home in Prairie Grove.
The family invites the patrons of the pet store to come share their stories with the family on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at World Wide Pets in Van Buren.
Online guest book: www.luginbuel.com.