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George Jones

Mr. George Jones, affectionately known as "Jake" was born to the late Watson and Beatrice Dowdy Jones on March 15,1933.

He was educated in the Cumberland County School System. After graduating from high school George was inducted in the United States Army and served in the Korean War.  He retired from the Town of Spring Lake in 1998.  He joined Bethel AME Zion Church at an early age and remained a faithful member until his illness caused him to remain home.  George was a member of the Male Chorus, Treasurer of the Sunday School Department, member of the Male Sunday School class and a member of the Trustee Board.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Leander Jones and his only son Lorenzo Jones.

He leaves to cherish his memory, His companion and caregiver, Ms. Patronella Goodwin of the home, one daughter, Deborah Jones Robinson of Dorchester, MA. A special "daughter" Ms. Shameka Johnson, three sisters, Ruth Murchison, Dorchester, MA, Mildred Jones McFadden, Boston, MA, and Pamela Preston of Roxbury MA, Two brothers, Walter Jones of Yonkers, New York and William E Jones of Alabama. Five grandchildren and Fourteen great grandchildren.  Two Aunts, Ms Rose Bell, of Boston MA, and Maggie Clemmons, Sanford, NC. Numerous step children of Massachusetts, as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends


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Sorry for your lost but please remember that God . . . will wipe all tears from their eyes, and there will be no more death, suffering, crying, or pain.Revelation 21:3, 4

A.Roberson

A. Roberson Mar 7 2019 12:00 AM

To : The families and loved ones of Mr Jones , Who we know will be dearly missed . Almighty God has promised that he will swallow up death forever . Isa 25 : 8 . And he also promises to wipe away all our tears sorrow and pain will be gone too . revaluation 21 : 4 . So we can draw great comfort in drawing close to god in prayer . And he will help your families and loved ones to endure in these difficult and very painful times . My deepest condolences to all of your families and loved ones .

Charles . R Jan 4 2019 12:00 AM

To : The families and loved ones of Mr Jones , Who we know will be dearly missed . Almighty God has promised at revaluation 21 : 4 . That he will wipe away all our tears . And death , pain , and sorrow will be no more . So , we can draw comfort in drawing close to God in prayer . And he will help sustain and support your families to endure in these difficult and very painful times and days to come . My deepest condolences to all of your families and loved ones .

Charles . R Dec 26 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of George Jones

Sharon MURCHISON and family Nov 26 2018 12:00 AM

Praying for the Jones Family.
Kitty, David and Craig White

Kitty White Bewkirk Nov 24 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of George Jones

Kitty White Bewkirk Nov 24 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of George Jones

David Williams Nov 20 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of George Jones

Charlie & Bobbie Gilchrist and Family Nov 20 2018 12:00 AM