April 19, 2006 — John Jones Jr. died in New York on Jan 28 at the age of 81. Funeral services were held in New York and in his hometown, Oak City, N.C. where he was buried.
He was married to Muriel Jones (deceased) of the Christian family in Fredricksted, St. Croix. The pair lived in Christiansted, St Croix from the early 1970s until 1990.
Jones worked on St. Croix in the construction field.
He is survived by his daughter Marsha Jones-Harry, three grandchildren Rafai Moore, Iyauta Moore & Idalia Moore, one greatgrandchild Imala Moore-Adusei, three brothers Walter Jones, Wilbur Jones, Stanley Jones and one sister Dorothy Gordon as well as nieces, nephews and a host of cousins.
Condolences can be sent to:
3300 Palmer Ave; Apt. 334
Bronx, New York 10475