Cameron Perry, age 46, of Hays, Kansas passed away Saturday, April 28, 2018 in Hays. He was born Evan L. Jones on April 29, 1971 in Lindsborg, Kansas to Evan J. and Lynette A. (Polson) Jones. He graduated from Smoky Valley High School in 1989 and from Fort Hays State University with a Communication degree in 1994.
Cameron started his career as the KFHS production manager which was the Fort Hays State University radio station. He then began working for Hull Broadcasting and Eagle Communications. He served as the General Manager for Hull Broadcasting and Program Director and DJ for 96.9 KIFX. Cameron has spent 20+ years as a radio broadcaster in Hays with almost 18 of those years in Morning Radio. Over the years, Cameron has won numerous honors including first place awards from the Kansas Association of Broadcasters in the Commercial Audio Production and On Air Talent categories. On occasion, Cameron also teaches broadcasting and audio production courses at his Alma Mater, Fort Hays State University. Cameron had been a Cub Scout leader, a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians. He enjoyed Astronomy, the Denver Broncos but most of all the Chicago Cubs.
He is survived by his father, Evan Jones of Lindsborg; a son, Banner Raevan Jones of Hays; a step son, Keynan Hysten of Hays; an uncle, Eddie Polson of Lyons as well as numerous cousins.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 6:00 PM on Friday, May 4, 2018, lead by Bruce Burkholder and Richard Hull. A memorial visitation/gathering will be from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM, all at Brock's-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine St., Hays, KS 67601.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Banner Jones care and education fund.
To share a memory or to leave condolences, please visit Cameron's memorial webpage at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.