LCPL Justin Jones, Unit 1/1 Delta Co 2nd PLT stationed at Camp Pendleton in California returned home on Saturday, June 14, 2014, after a deployment in Yemen from January to June 2014.
Upon his return home from Yemen, Justin was promoted to Corporal this week. This was Corporal Jones second deployment since he joined the Marines in August 2011. Justin joined the Marines in August 2011 after he graduated from MTSU in May 2011 and he is also a 2007 graduate of Macon County High School.
Justin was welcomed home by his wife, Jessica Jones formerly of Portland, TN. He is the son of Jimmy and Kimberly Jones of Westmoreland, brother of Kevin Jones also of Westmoreland, brother of Brandon Jones of Cross Plains, TN, grandson of Glenda Humphrey and the late Eugene Humphrey of Madison, TN, grandson of Cordell Jones of Westmoreland, and grandson of Bob and Linda Bruce of Springfield, TN.
Family celebrated his return home with a cookout at the home of his parents on Saturday, June 21, 2014.