Refurbishing hobby turns into furniture business for Columbia man

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST; updated 6:25 p.m. CST, Wednesday, February 6, 2013

COLUMBIA — Piles of furniture and boards cluster around Russ Jones’ shop and house. His attic is filled with dozens of chairs. After Jones refinished a bench for his home almost three years ago, his hobby has grown into a business.