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Rodney Boynton Jones
  • Green Meadow United Methodist Church
    1633 Louisville Rd.
    Alcoa, TN 37701
  • Blount County Animal Shelter
    233 Currie Avenue
    Maryville, TN 37804

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“My condolences As you grief the loss of your dear loved one, please find comfort and strength in knowing that"God will wipe away the tears from your...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: GS - Atlanta, GA

“Marilyn I am so sorry to hear about Rodney. He was a great friend. I will miss him. ”
2 of 27 | Posted by: Gerald Burnette - Knoxville, TN

“One of the "Good Ole Memories" that all 4 of us had was playing card games at eachother homes and getting to listen to Rodney's collection of his...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: patty Kagley - Maryville, TN

“I am so very sorry for your loss Marilyn, my prayers and heart goes out to you sweetie. Love you, Patty Kagley ”
4 of 27 | Posted by: patty Kagley - Maryville, TN

“SO SORRY TO HEAR OF RODNEY'S PASSING. HE WAS A GREAT CUSTOMER OF MIDLAND REST. ALWAYS GETTING ORDERS TO GO. HAD A SMILE ON HIS FACE ALWAYS. EVEN...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: BILL & JUDY LARGENT - ALCOA, TN

“Marilyn and Mary Jane, I am so sorry for your loss! May God give you peace and hold you in His loving arms as you grieve! ”
6 of 27 | Posted by: Susan Jones - Maryville, TN

“Dear Marilyn and family, I am so sorry to hear of Rodney's passing. He was a real joy to be around and work with at Power Equipment Company. I...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: Michelle Clouse - Knoxville, TN

“Rodney, I can see your face, a smiling face, and I can hear the ever present cheer in your voice, these are memories I will cherish, and they will...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: Bill Jones - Dudley, England

“Marilyn, Just wanted you to know you are in my thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss and I know first hand how you feel losing your husband...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Kathy Smith - Maynardville, TN

“Every day I went to work at olympia got a little better when Rodney walked in the door. He was a kind man, but wasn't afraid to let me know what he...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: JOSHUA ELLIS - alcoa, TN

“I had never meet Rude Dog only on the UT Vols Living Fan.. We yapped back and forth did talk on the phone a couple of times. He was such a nice...Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Orange Daddy - Jackson, TN

“Grew up with Rodney and his family at Bearden United Methodist. I remember the Sunday their house blew up. I think he was in my Dad's explorer post...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Sheryl Mills Ammons - Ooltewah, TN

“Rodney Boynton Jones and my mother Nancy Stewart Petersen are first cousin's, Rodney's mother Mildred Boynton Jones and my Grandmother Eva Boynton...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Kathy Petersen Sommers - GA

“Rodney and I were High School friends at Bearden and co-workers at a number of jobs in 1968-72, all of which he found and generously brought me in on...Read More »
14 of 27 | Posted by: Steve Simpson - Naples,, FL

“I went to Hiwassee with Rodney and knew I had a friend for life with him. I did not see him very often after that but when I did it was always good...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: Dave Birkholz - Loudon, TN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May God wrap His loving arms around you and give you the comfort and strength that only He...Read More »
16 of 27 | Posted by: Joe and Melissa Johnson - TN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May Gid wrap His loving arms around you and give you the comfort and strength that only He...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Joe and Melissa Johnson - TN

“Rodney is one of the friendliest and kindest gentlemen i have ever known, I will miss his morning greetings at WYKO that we shared every day. The...Read More »
18 of 27 | Posted by: Stephan Cortel - Loudon, TN

“My prayers and love to Marilyn..! ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: Cherry Wilcox - Amelia, VA

“Rodney was a great friend who always put others needs before his own. I will miss seeing him and joking around with him at work every day. He was...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Kirk Rauhuff

“You are and will always be a remarkable person and friend. I truly know Jesus has his arms wrapped around you as he welcomed you to his kingdom. You...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: William McKeethan - Lenoir City, TN

“Hi Marilyn. I knew Rodney in high school. David Joiner told me of his passing. Rodney always had a smile. He was quiet, maybe shy but one of the good...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: Carol Acker McCold - knoxville, TN

“Marilyn, We were so shocked and saddened to hear about Rodney! Our hearts go out to you at this terribly sad time! Rodney was such a sweet person...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Bob and Ellen Hunter - Knoxville, TN

“So sad for our "Buddy" to go. We will cherish our many fun memories. Until we meet again Rodney, rest in peace. ”
24 of 27 | Posted by: Susan Johnson - Maryville, TN

“We have lost an irreplaceable friend and work colleague. God bless him and may he Rest in Peace David ”
25 of 27 | Posted by: David Jones - Sarasota, FL

“I remember Rodney "Rudedog" Jones from working with him at Power Equipment Company. Rodney was always one of my best friends. After leaving PECO, we...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: David Lynch - Powell, TN - Friend

“My deepest condolences to Marylyn and other relatives, also we lost a wonderful friend and colleague here in WYKO. Rodney was a fine and amicable...Read More »
27 of 27 | Posted by: Gilberto Gonzalez - Knoxville, TN


Rodney Boynton Jones age 60, of Alcoa passed away Saturday, July 11, 2015. He was an avid Volunteer football and basketball fan. Rodney worked as a Controller at WYKO. He was a member of Green Meadow United Methodist Church. He graduated from Bearden High School and the University of Tennessee with honors. Preceded in death by: Parents, Mildred Boynton Jones & William Hazen Jones; Brother, Alan Jones; Sister, Brenda Jones. Survivors include: Wife, Marilyn Miller Jones. Funeral service will be at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel with Rev. Jim Green & Rev. Buzz Trexler officiating. Family and friends will assemble for interment at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at Grandview Cemetery. Due to his great love of his church and animals, in lieu of flowers, please make donations to: Green Meadow United Methodist Church, 1633 Louisville Rd, Alcoa, TN 37701 or Blount County Animal Shelter, 233 Currie Ave, Maryville, TN 37804. Family will receive friends from 6:00 until 7:00 PM, Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at Trinity Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.