James Michael Jones, 75, passed away December 12, 2021 in Longview. James was born September 2, 1946 in Texarkana, Texas to Floyd Ervin Jones and Margaret Lee Rochelle Jones. He served his country honorably in the Air Force attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. James worked in heating and air conditioning for many years. He enjoyed golfing, watching football and baseball, and all sports. His true passion in life was his family. He loved them beyond measure and would do anything for them. James will be truly missed by all who were blessed to know and love him. He is preceded in death by his parents; and his brother, Larry Jones. James is survived by his son, Matt Jones and his wife, Rachel; his daughter, Melissa Jones-Tischler and her husband, Bobby; his beloved grandchildren, Tim, Brooke, Summer, Lilly, Crew, Blake, and Ryker; and several other family members and friends who loved him dearly. Graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at Chapelwood Memorial Gardens, 1015 N. Kings Highway, Nash, TX 75669. Online condolences may be made at www.meadowbrookfh.com.