Earnest M. Jones , 88, of Greensburg, died Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, in the Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. He was born March 19, 1928, in Whiteville, N.C., a son of the late Ervine J. and Lela Mae Lennon Jones. He was a retired tunnel supervisor in the heavy construction field. He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his son, Earnest Jones and wife, Deborah, of Georgia; his daughter, Pandora Johnson, of Columbus, Ohio; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Clara Reed, of Greensburg, Dolores Jones, of Texas, and Beulah Simmons, of New York; a brother, Earl Jones, of Homestead; a Godbrother, Sharby Shillings, of Greensburg; and several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Earnest from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday in the CLEMENT L. PANTALONE FUNERAL HOME INC., 409 W. Pittsburgh St., Greensburg, PA 15601, 724-837-0020. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Interment will follow in Rest Land Memorial Park, Monroeville. Earnest's family has entrusted his care to the Pantalone Funeral Home Inc., Greensburg. To share your memories and photos, offer your condolences or for directions, please visit us at www.pantalone.com. Natale N. Pantalone, supervisor.