Roy (Bud) Lee McNatt age 55 of Stockton, Calif. passed away Wednesday August 25th due to an injury he sustained three weeks prior from which he never recovered.
Born in New Bern, N.C. on January 17th, 1966 to Ann Raelee and Roy Lee Jones Sr. (deceased) and raised with three sisters. Their mom Ann moved all the kids to California in 1974 finally settling in Stockton. Bud easily made lifetime friends, anyone who met him was drawn to his sweet and kind manner. Just after graduation in 1984 from Lincoln High he moved to Sacramento and worked part time jobs putting himself thru school.He lived there with his best friend Joe Martinez until he returned to Stockton in 1991. Soon he met the love of his life Robert McNatt and they bought a home in Lincoln Village. They enjoyed traveling, camping with friends and taking dogs walks through the center. Bud proudly married Robert in 2018 in a private ceremony witnessed by close friends Kathryn Morales and Robbin Goodman. Unfortunately he lost Robert to cancer in the following year and soon after eldest sister Rhonda Epperly also passed. Bud will be missed by his mother Ann Saunders, sisters Patty, Chrissy, Michelle, Shannon and brother Eric Jones. He was a proud uncle of 9 nieces and nephews. The family asks only for your prayers for justice. "TIL WE MEET AGAIN"