James Louis "Jimbo" Jones 73, of Broken Bow, OK, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2013 at his residence in Broken Bow. Jimbo was born March 9, 1940 in Broken Bow, OK the son of Louis and Anna Ree (Ward) Jones. Jimbo married Judy Crow on March 7, 1968 in Idabel, OK. Jimbo was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Broken Bow, OK. He graduated from Broken Bow High School in 1958 and attended OSU, Paris Jr. College and graduated college at ECU in 1963. Jimbo was a two-way starter and was named the 1991 recipient of the Joe B. Milam Award. He played a major role on Coach Elvan George?s early 1960?s teams. During his career at ECU, the Tigers posted a record of 28-14-1. He coached at East Texas State and taught and coached at Broken Bow. Jimbo served his country in the National Guard. Jimbo was a fishing guide on area lakes and rivers and he had received the Water Conservation Award by Oklahoma Federal Wildlife Federation for outstanding contributions for the wise use and management of the nation?s natural resources. He was a guest columnist for McCurtain Gazette in the early seventies, owned and operated Arrowhead Supply from 1984 - 1999. Jimbo also appeared occasionally on the "Wallace Wildlife Show." Jimbo leaves to cherish his memory, his wife Judy Jones of the home; daughters, Jamie Jones of Idabel, OK, Casey Hunter and husband, John of Pottsboro, TX and Janine Stevenson and husband, Kurt of Idabel, OK; six grandchildren, Hannah, Jackson, Heath, Suzanne, Caroline and River Louis; brothers, John Jones of Broken Bow, OK and Levi Jones and wife, Patti of Harlingen, TX; two nieces, two nephews and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Anna Ree Jones.Cemetery:Hochatown Cemetery, Hochatown, OK \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James Jones, please visit our floral store.