Davey Jones, former Monkees member, Dead At Age 66 Due To Cardiac Arrest

Davey Jones, former lead singer and member of the famed band The Monkees, is dead at age 66 due to cardiac arrest.   Jones passed away during the morning hours of February 29, 2012 at his home in Stuart, Florida, following a heart attack per reports from the medical examiner’s office in Martin County, Florida.   Jones was transported to the Martin Memorial Hospital where he was officially pronounced dead.

Jones was best known for his contributions to acting and music.  During 1965 he joined the popular band with Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork, and Micky Dolenz to produce hits like “Day Dream Believer” and “I wanna Be Free.”

Jones is survived by his third wife, Jessica Pacheco and 4 daughters from previous marriages:  Talia Elizabeth, Sarah Lee, Jessica Lillian, and Annabel Charlotte.