Eckess Jones February 8, 2016 Art Cellar Gallery We are deeply saddened by the passing of a unique and wonderful man, Eckess Jones. Eckess passed away at this home on January 13th. He had been with the gallery showing his beautifully turned bowls for several years. He will be missed by many.Click here for Eckess Jones Obituary. Eckess on Grandfather Mountain Eckess with one of his bowls.