Mr. Jones is finishing his 18th year in education. He taught for three years at Itawamba Attendance Center and has spent the last fifteen years at IAHS. He is a graduate of Tremont High School, Itawamba Community College, and the University of Mississippi. He achieved National Board Certification in 2011. His wife, Mrs. Stephanie Jones, is a third grade teacher at Tremont Attendance Center, and they have two children, daughter Valerie, age 4, and son John Chesser "Johnny," age three months. Mr. Jones serves as pastor of Tombigbee Baptist Church and is a licensed funeral director.