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Jones Creek is a stream in Jasper and Newton counties in the U.S. state of Missouri. It is a tributary of Center Creek.

The stream headwaters arise in Newton County at 36°58′44″N 94°10′41″W / 36.97889°N 94.17806°W / 36.97889; -94.17806 at an elevation of about 1260 feet. The stream flows to the northwest passing the communities of Pepsin and Parshley. It passes under I-44 and gains the tributary of Jenkins Creek. Its confluence with Center Creek is just east of U.S. Route 71 approximately three miles south of Carthage in Jasper County at 37°06′19″N 94°18′33″W / 37.10528°N 94.30917°W / 37.10528; -94.30917Coordinates: 37°06′19″N 94°18′33″W / 37.10528°N 94.30917°W / 37.10528; -94.30917 at an elevation of 955 feet.

Jones Creek has the name of the local Jones family.

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