Clinton Jones Obituary, Fenton, MO, Clinton Jones Has Died
- by Alex Danvers
Clinton Jones Obituary, Death – Clinton M. Jones, 42, of Fenton, MO, died suddenly on November 18, 2022. He was and will always be a cherished father, husband, son, brother, nephew, uncle, and close friend. Clint had never met a new person. His genuine kindness and upbeat energy captivated you to the point where you felt like you were the only person in the room; he loved so loudly. In February 2005, Clint met his soulmate and best friend, Sara Stienkemeyer. They quickly formed a bond that few people will ever know.
Clint and Sara married in Sacramento, California, in 2008, and they have three wonderful children: Troy (13), Tori (9), and Taylor (7). Among many other things, his family was his greatest achievement. Clint was born in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on December 14, 1979 to Lt. Col Bobby L. Jones Jr. (Darla) and Angela C. Palensky. His sisters, Shelley L. Feazel (Preston) and Sara C. Paulino, will miss him terribly (Ramon). Clint’s light will shine brightly on everyone he knew and loved. He was grateful for the many lifelong friends who had become like family to him. Clint was a lifelong brother to Joseph (deceased), Brent (Tricia), and Mark, as well as the honorary son of Bob and Debbie Smith (Lauren).
Clint was especially close to the families of Fultz, Volk, Fleming, Helgesson, Myers, Gan, Kohler, Perdun, Ferguson, Tenkman, Bracken, and Ruff, to name a few. Clint dedicated his life to serving his community and his country, embodying the core values of the United States Air Force. Clint spent four years on active duty in San Antonio, Texas. He proudly served as an MSgt in the 157th Air Operations Group’s Air Communications Flight at Jefferson Barracks in the Missouri Air National Guard. He continued to work for the federal government in civil service.
Clint was Judy Palensky’s grandson, a nephew to Michael (Wendy), Daniel (Lynn), David (Susie), and Robin Palensky, a niece to Shelia Green (Rick), Sharon Robertson, and Judith Adams (Bear), a cherished Uncle to Simone, Camila, Elan, Austin, Andrew, Kieran, Jack, Alexis, Audrey, and Harper, a cousin to many, and a cherished son and brother-in (Kelly). Clint was predeceased by his grandparents, Leo Palensky, Catherine Erickson, Edna Jones, and Bobby Jones Sr., as well as his aunts Mary VanSlyke and Teresa Palensky and uncle Bert (Butch) Robertson. On Sunday, November 27, 2022, a memorial visitation will be held at Jay B. Smith Funeral Home, 777 Oakwood (at 141) in Fenton, MO 63026, from Noon to 4:00pm. Everyone is welcome.
Clinton Jones Obituary, Death – Clinton M. Jones, 42, of Fenton, MO, died suddenly on November 18, 2022. He was and will always be a cherished father, husband, son, brother, nephew, uncle, and close friend. Clint had never met a new person. His genuine kindness and upbeat energy captivated you to the point where you…