Robert L. Jones, 72, of Bourne died September 4.

He was the husband of Jean C. (Chisholm) Jones.

Born in Boston, Mr. Jones was the son of Mervin and Hilma (Young) Jones. A previous resident of Middleboro, he moved to Bourne 14 years ago.

Mr. Jones was a truck driver for Swift Transportation for more than 35 years. He was a winter resident of Cape Coral, Florida.

A US Marine Corps veteran, who served during the Vietnam War, he was a member of the Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274, and the American Legion Post of SW Florida #90 in Cape Coral.

In addition to his wife, he leaves his children, Robert L. Jones Jr. of Bourne, Christopher Jones of Middleboro and Julie Jones of Bourne; and two grandchildren, Jacob Jones and Benjamin Jones.

A memorial service was held at 10 AM Thursday, September 12, at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home in West Falmouth. Interment was to follow in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.

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