CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — John Edward Jones, a 26-year-old
Mormon University of Virginia medical student who died Nov. 25 after being
stuck in a Utah cave, was remembered Saturday, Dec. 5, as a \"humble\" man of
Family and friends shared stories at Jones' memorial service about how they've been inspired by his close relationship with God.
Jones become stuck upside-down in Utah County's Nutty Putty Cave, 44
miles south of Salt Lake City, during an exploration trip. Authorities
said that after entering a tight passage, Jones became trapped head
first at a 70-degree angle, with much of his waist and torso pinched in
a 10-inch-wide space.