STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 88 this week

Grandpa Jones (1913–1998)


Grandpa Jones was born on October 20, 1913 in Niagara, Kentucky, USA as Louis Marshall Jones. He was married to Ramona Jones and Eulalia Marie Losher. He died on February 19, 1998 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

Get to Know These First-Time Oscar Nominees

Andrew Garfield, Mahershala Ali, Ruth Negga, and five others received their first-ever acting nominations for 2017. While these actors are new to the Academy Awards, you may recognize them from their earlier work.

Watch more videos

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 740 people
created 18 Jan 2013
 
a list of 64 people
created 05 Apr 2013
 
a list of 147 people
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 369 people
created 4 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Grandpa Jones's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Hee Haw
Hee Haw Himself / Himself (as Louis M. 'Grandpa' Jones)
(1969-1992)
The Perry Como Sunshine Show
(1974)
That's Country
That's Country Himself
(1977)
12th Annual Music City News Awards
(1978)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (6 credits)
 2013 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ricky Scaggs and Kentucky Thunder (2013) ... (writer: "Tragic Romance")
 2010 Mafia II (Video Game) (lyrics: "THE CLOSER TO THE BONE (THE SWEETER IS THE MEAT)" - as Louis M. Jones) / (music: "THE CLOSER TO THE BONE (THE SWEETER IS THE MEAT)" - as Louis M. Jones)
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Pioneers (Video) (performer: "Mountain Dew")
  The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 1968 - 1970) (writer - 1 episode, 1974)
- Mac Wiseman (1974) ... (writer: "Eight More Miles to Louisville")
- Grandpa Jones (1970) ... (performer: "Darby's Ram", "John Henry")
- Grandpa Jones (1969) ... (performer: "My Little Old Home in New Orleans", "Arkansas Traveler")
- Grandpa Jones (1968) ... (performer: "My Little Old Home in New Orleans", "Darby's Rain")
 1969 The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (1969) ... (performer: "Silver Threads and Golden Needles", "Mountain Dew")
 1965 The Drifter (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Trappers Cabin (1965) ... (performer: "Tell Me If You Love Me, Kitty Cline" - uncredited)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Self (15 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Pickin' Time" (USP) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Louis M. 'Grandpa' Jones | Louis M. Jones

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1978. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Contribute to This Page