Our deepest sympathies are with the family of S. R. “Buddy” Jones, Jr. Jones passed away on January 6, 2011 at the age of 93.  He served as treasurer of San Jacinto College for 25 years, and is also the namesake for the S. R. “Buddy” Jones, Jr. Vocational Technical Building on the South campus. Jones is survived by his wife of 70 years, Mattie Ruth Linam; son, Steven S. Jones; daughter, Ruthanne Jones Clinkscales; five grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.

A visitation will be held at Pasadena Funeral Chapel on Tuesday, January 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. On Wednesday, January 12, a memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Pasadena.