Duke of Texas, Gary Jones, was born and raised i Shreveport, Louisiana, where he attended Northwood High School graduating in 1971. After graduating he attended Louisiana Tech for a couple years. Garyis in his sixth year as a member of the Krewe of Gemini. Having served the last 4 years as a Float Lieutenant and the past 2 years as a Lieutenant for Float P. He loves being a member of the Krewe of Gemini and has met many new friends.
Gary has been in the beauty industry since 1979 and in 1987 he opened his business Attitudes Hair & Body Care which he still owns and operates. He is a big football and baseball sports fan and enjoys watching the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers. Gary also enjoys traveling and just this year got to go to Las Vegas and Arizona. The Mardi Gras season and Halloween are a couple of his favorite times of the year.
Gary is 1 of 5 kids, with 2 brothers and 2 sister, with everyone living here except 1 brother. He is looking forward to serving the Krewe of Gemini as your Duke of Texas.