Cameron Davis Jones, 93 of Clinton, Arkansas , passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Born March 27, 1924 in Jackson, Ohio to the late Harold A. and Betty Davis Jones. Cameron served in the United States Navy from 1943 to 1946. He retired from the University of Arkansas, where he was a professor of the Phi Beta Kappa Society. He held a PhD in Language Arts and a BA in Physics; he was proficient in Spanish, French and Portuguese . Cameron held various positions over the years, including such as a fencing master, Project Engineer for Aerospace, manager of Agricultural Land Development Company in Mexico where he obtained his pilot's license. Cameron was an avid reader, sailor, carpenter and wine maker.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Kathryn Trahan Jones of the home; children, Harold L., Christian W., Kathleen C., Alexandra S.; one grandchild; several friends and other family members.
Cameron is preceded in death by his parents.
A private service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to the University of Arkansas Little Rock in his memory.
Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Cameron Jones's Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.