Army Specialist Nicholas B. Jones is presently deployed to Yavoriv, Ukraine with the 6th Squadron, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division based out of Fort Stewart, Georgia.

He has been conducting training in the Ukraine as a retransmission operator. He and his squadron have been training and teaching the Ukrainian military how to use their communications equipment better. 

Jones, stationed in Fort Stewart, is the son of Mark and Aymee Cranford-Weaver of Blakely, Georgia, and Chris and Mimi Jones of Eufaula, Alabama.

He is the grandson of Cindy Lewis, and Sterling and Louise Jones, all of Blakely, Georgia; Dale and Montez Davis of Apalachicola, Leon and Barbara Weaver, of Bainbridge, Georgia, and the late Robert Cranford of Panama City.

He is the nephew of Pete Adams, Ashlee Davis, Erica Wilson, and Matt Davis, all of Apalachicola.