Robert David 'Dave' Jones

Robert David 'Dave' Jones, 56, passed away Dec. 17, 2012, in Charleston, S.C. Dave was born April 16, 1956, Mare Island Naval base, Vallejo, Calif.

Dave was an accomplished musician, an avid bass and guitar player. He also worked in the music industry for many years continuing to build his career around his love for music. His most recent position as call center manager for KMC Musicorp, in Charleston, was one of many accomplishments as a worthy businessman. His wealth of talent and knowledge is unsurpassed in all things music.

Dave is preceded in death by his father, Bob Jones, and nephew, Joshua Jones.

He is survived by his two children, David and Kari Jones of Niceville, Fla.; his mother, Carole Jones of Lake Charles, La.; sisters, Debi Griffin (Kevin) and Pam Jones-Connell (Larry); and his fiancÚ, Paula Drake Morrow, Alex and Anna. He is further survived by niece, nephews and many other family members and friends across the U.S.

Please join the Jones family at 11 a.m. Feb. 2 in celebrating the life of Dave Jones at Faith Assembly Christian Church, 306 S. Geronimo Street in Destin.

Later that evening, The Worlds Famous Hog's Breath Saloon, 541 U.S. 98 E in Destin, will host a tribute in Dave's honor starting at 6 p.m.

All are welcome to bring their memories, music and words to share of our beloved Dave Jones.

The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Dave's favorite charity.