Born June 26, 1949, in Hayti, son of Jessie Jones, Sr., and the late Gracie Maxwell Jones, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Vietnam.
Survivors include two brothers, Jessie Jones, Jr., and Jessie E. Jones; four sisters, Pearline M. Brager, Frencella D. Steward and husband, Larry, Gracie Y. Robinson and husband, Archie and Christine Jones; his father, Jessie Jones, Sr., and a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Feb. 17, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Hayti.
Graveside services, with military rites, will be held at noon Friday, Feb. 17, at the Evergreen Cemetery at Hayti with Ronnie G. Jones officiating.
Pallbearers are Jesse Jones, Jr., Jessie E. Jones, Richard Williams, Sr., Jerry L. Jones, Richard S. Williams, Jr., and Charles E. Jones.
Honorary pallbearers are Larry Stewart, Archie Robinson and Brady V. Lewis.