Mikayl DeShawn Jones, 24, professional chef at Chili's Restaurant, passed away unexpectedly December 28, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.|
He was born June 5, 1989 in Shelby, MS to the union of Sharon Jones and Ponthea Howard (Johnson Leigh). Preceded in death by his grandparents; Milton Jones Sr. and Claude Jones.
He enjoyed football, cooking, rapping, fishing, camping and being with friends and family.
He was united in Holy Matrimony to Patricia Jones on Oct. 14, 2013 in Glenwood Springs, CO.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Patricia Jones, son; Javion Jones, expecting another child on the way July 10, 2014, parents; Sharon Jones and Johnson Leigh, siblings; Chakala Jones, Jarvis Davis, Chiquetta Lewis, John Leigh and Joanne Love, DeAngelo Marquis Love, grandmother; Wilma Jones, aunties; Miales Shondra Tucker, Carolyn Hill and Wilma Gamble, uncles; Garnette Jones, Milton Jones Jr and Markus Gamble, in laws Piergiorgio and Linda Rivera, Brother in Law; Leniga Layton and a host of other relatives and loved ones.
Viewing from 12 noon to 1pm Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 with Funeral Service to follow at 1pm at Angelus Funeral Directors, 1104 S. Circle Dr., Colorado Springs, CO.
Donations can be made in Mikayl's name to, Angelus Chapel Funeral Directors, 1104 S. Circle Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80910.
Internment Evergreen Cemetery.
Published in The Gazette from Jan. 1 to Jan. 6, 2014