Jones III, William Franklin, 50, of New Port Richey, passed away on December 31, 2018. William was born on July 12, 1968 in Tarpon Springs, Florida. He is the son of, William Franklin Jones II and Diana Duncan. William worked as a manager for pest control companies over the years, and most recently worked for Pest Bear. William had a great love for the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing in his spare time. He was also a member of the NRA. William loved to do anything competitive and was a well known pool player in the local pool halls. He is described as having a great sense of humor and super quick to make you laugh. He had a real passion for life and loved everyone he met.
William is predeceased by his mother, Diane Duncan. He is survived by his significant other of 24 years, Stacey Wentworth; son, William Jones IV; daughters, Chelsea Jones, Taryn Jones, and Amber Jones; brothers, Robert “Bobby” Jones and Buddy Jones; and grandchildren, William Jones V, Faith Jones, and Jason Coffman.
A celebration of life will take place on Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 1 to 4 pm at Anderson Park shelter #3, located at 39699 US Hwy 19 N, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689.