Gary Russell Jones, 62, of Baker City went home to the Lord on September 5th, 2015. No services are planned at this time.\n\nGary was born October 2, 1952 to Russell and Betty Lou (Light) Jones. He spent most of his life in Coos Bay, Oregon where he was born. He was a tree faller in the logging industry for most of his working life. He moved to Baker City seven years ago to be closer to his sister Jacquelyn "Jackie" Howerton. Gary enjoyed Baker's small community and beautiful surroundings.\n\nHe attended the Elkhorn Baptist Church faithfully and was devoted to the Lord. Anyone who met him knew of his faith. To all he encountered, he greeted with a wave and "God Bless You".\n\nGary is survived by numerous family and friends.\n\nMemorial contributions may be made to the Elkhorn Baptist Church through Gray's West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814.