Roger Duane Jones

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Roger Duane Jones, of Lee’s Summit, MO. Passed away on January 5th, 2022 at his home at the age of 56.

He was born on June 13, 1965, in Peoria, IL to Russell and Marcella Jones.

Roger was married on May 9th, 2008 to the love of his life Christy Jones in Nixa, MO.

He is survived by one son Gavin Richard Green.  Roger has one sister Christy George and her husband Chris George.  He was also survived by his sister-in-law Kim Dighero, and 3 nephews. He also had three cousins that he was very close with Matt Gaines and his Husband Adrian Gaines, Chris Gaines, and wife Erika Gaines, Sheri Woods, and Drew Stevens. Roger was survived by so many friends that loved him. Best friends to the family were Bill & Kim Cooper/kids and Kersty & Mitch Hays/kids.

Preceding in his death were his parents, Russell and Marcella Jones.

Roger was an amazing husband, father, friend, and person. He worked hard for his family but enjoyed having a great time with family and friends.  Roger was a jokester, Roger loved to go fishing and play golf. To know Roger was to love him and he will be gratefully missed.


A remembering celebration will be held on January 15th, 2022 with close family and friends. We will be raising a glass to Roger.

Memorial Contributions

To send flowers, cards or your preference you can send those things to his home.  You can also make a donation to the local American Cancer Society in his honor.



  1. Gael Greem on January 14, 2022 at 12:22 am

    Deepest sympathy Christy and Gavin, praying for comfort. May God bless you both.

  2. Jennifer Bishop on January 12, 2022 at 8:42 am

    We love your family and praying for healing during this time. Cannot say enough about how amazing Roger is. Just a fun, loving, kind person. ❤️ Will forever be remembered.

  3. Annette and Jay on January 10, 2022 at 6:48 pm

    Sending you prayers for comfort and peace. Roger’s sweet smile will be forever in my mind. I’m so thankful we got to hang out with you at the Chiefs/GB game so recently. We’re here for you if you need anything.

  4. Rusty Christian on January 10, 2022 at 5:26 pm

    My heartfelt sympathies go out to you Christy, Gavin, & the rest of the family & friends.

  5. Elaine Clark on January 10, 2022 at 2:36 pm

    Don’t know where to begin with this heartbreak of no longer having you here in earth… the tears shed just shows how much you were loved.
    Christy… girl .. you know I’m here anytime…
    Gavin… sweetie your dad’s are now together.. free of their sickness… my heart reaches deep for both of you… ❤️ sent always your way

  6. Becky Strait on January 10, 2022 at 9:10 am

    Christy and Gavin
    Sending you both love and caring wishes.Please know that you are my thoughts and prayers .Roger was one of a kind and he touch so many life’s with his kind heart and his witty words.We will Cherish all our memories of him and know he will be watching over us. .I know he is sitting up there on bench fishing in a golden pond ,catching up with family and friends that greeted him at the pearly gates. Here if you need anything.

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