Ralph Jones, 83, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Aug. 3, 2008, in Mountain Home, Ark.
He was retired from Ford Motor Company.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was one of the first Navy Seals. He is survived by: his wife, Joan Jones of the home; a daughter, Shelley Worth of Toledo, Ohio; sons, David Jones of Cherokee Village, Kevin Jones of Boston, Mass., Robert Jones of Camp Arifjan, Kuwait; a sister, Shirley Geiman of Toledo, Ohio; 13 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Highland.
A Funeral Mass was held at St. Michael's Catholic Church Aug. 7.
Online registry at heathfuneralhome.net.