Burrhead Jones

[Mike Mooneyham Q&A with Burrhead Jones ]

Title History


  • Alabama State title ();
  • (Alabama) Tri-States Tag Team titles w/Jimmy Golden ();
  • NWA Southern Junior Heavyweight title defeating Siki Samara (August 13, 1969);


Career Highlights


  • Burrhead Jones got his start with the WWWF when Vince McMahon Sr. gave him the name “Jimmy Jones”..
  • ~~~He wrestled as Jimmy Jones until his stint in the Gulf Coast territory where he changed his name to “Burrhead”..
  • Mid-1970s: Burrhead Jones worked for Bill Golden’s Tri-State promotion based in Montgomery, Alabama..