At Jones, our purpose is to enhance the lives of employees, vendors, customers, and the communities we serve. All of us are in this together. Although Jones Companies is made up of various business units, we share the same mission, vision and goals. Our core values remind our staff daily of our commitment to one another, the company and our clients.
Doing the right thing
Committed to getting the job done
Our team is a family
Here for generations to come
Believe in something greater than ourselves
On December 23, 2014 Gov. Phil Bryant issued a state of emergency for Marion and Jones counties, along with other parts of the state affected by severe weather. This is the deadliest December tornado event in Mississippi since the Vicksburg tornado on Dec. 5, 1952. Columbia Strong is an organization that was established to restore the community and rebuild lives of those affected by the tornado. Our staff began volunteering the very next day and throughout the holidays to help with clean up and those who were in need.Watch the news clip
On Friday, January 16, Jones Lumber Company in Bay Springs celebrated 1000 days with no time lost. This huge milestone took dedication and hard work to obtain. Many of our teams go above and beyond every day as part of their commitment to get the job done.
April 15th, the team at YAK MAT kicked off it's first Annual Crawfish Boil. After a recent integration, our teams gathered to celebrate and join together as one larger unit. Mor than coworkers, our staff is family.
Throughout the year at Jones we host picnics and other gatherings for all our employees and their families. We recognize that many of our team members work tirelessly to keep our business thriving to keep our business thriving and we appreciate their sacrifice. We also appreciate their families and value them as our own. These individuals children and grandchildren are the next generation of the Jones Companies and will be a big part of our long term sustainability.
On October 30, 2015, the staff at Jones Companies participated in a Halloween themed blood drive. This event resulted in 34 units being drawn which potentially saves 102 lives.