Eric Jones

April 7, 1965 ~ February 20, 2024

Paul Eric Jones, loving known as Eric was one of five children born to Rodney J. and Ilene Jones. He was born April 7, 1965, in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

A lifelong resident of Southwest Louisiana, Sportsman’s Paradise gave him all he could need. He was a graduate of LaGrange High School. In his younger years, he enjoyed bowling. He loved spending time with his family, he was either smiling, laughing, or being the life of the party. He especially loved cooking for his family during crawfish season, duck hunting, golfing with his son at Westlake Golf Club, or spent evenings working on his pride and joy; his Ford Mustang.  During football season you’d find him rooting for the New Orleans Saints, especially if they were playing the Denver Bronco’s.

He was a lifelong member of Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church.

He was welcomed into Heaven February 20, 2024 by; parents, Rodney J. and Ilene Jones and a brother, William “Bill” Jones.

Those left to cherish his memory; a daughter, Brittney Edens and wife Katie Edens; son, Logan Jones; step-son whom he loved as his own, Mike Mott; Fiancé’ Debbie Mott; two brothers, Randy Jones and wife Beverly & Brian Jones and wife Mona; one sister, Janet Hoff and husband Richard; nieces and nephews, Matthew Jones, Keitha Dupuis and husband Donavan, Jackie Talbert, Brieanna Buford and husband Josh; great nieces and nephews, Zoey, Payton, Maria and Madison; numerous extended family and friends.

Memorial services, led by Father Joshua Page will begin at 3pm at Simple Traditions, with burial to follow at Consolata Cemetery. Visitation will be observed from 1pm until time of service.


Visitation: Friday, February 23, 2024
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Simple Traditions by Johnson Funeral Home
3448 5th Avenue
Lake Charles, LA 70607

Funeral Service: Friday, February 23, 2024
3:00 pm

Simple Traditions by Johnson Funeral Home
3448 5th Avenue
Lake Charles, LA 70607

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  1. Candle 1So sad this young man had to leave this earth the way he did. But God had plans for Eric. Look down upon Logan and Deb and watch over them during your absence! Please God send comfort to Debbie and Logan at this time. God Bless them and the rest their family’s in Jesus’s name, Amen 🙏🙏🙏

  2. To Brittney & Logan
    I am so sorry for your loss. This comes as a complete shock to me. Keep him alive in your heart with his memories to carry you through these difficult days ahead. Thoughts and prayers

  3. Blessings on the healing hearts of family and friends to Eric.
    Eric was one of my 2, best and only close friends in elementary school on up through middle school.
    Will always remember our times biking all over town.

    Bryan Eason

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