Jerry Jones(1945 - 2014)

Jerry Jerome Jones


Jerry Jerome Jones, 69, husband of Ella Ellison Jones, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014.

Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Franklin Odell and Violet Rutland Jones.

Mr. Jones was retired from Bi-Lo.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are three sons, Jerome Christian Jones (Marsha), Joseph K. Jones (Rachel) and Joseph D. Jones (LeAnn); two daughters, Tammy Fuscaldo (Tom) and Violet Charles (Caleb); fifteen grandchildren; one great grandchild; sisters, Merrill Simmons, Sherrill Simmons, Daisy Hamilton, Bessie Moss and Gloria Dean Jones; a brother, Kenny Jones; and mother-in-law, Jean Ellison.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Paul, Zebbie, Billy and Donnie Jones; and a sister, Pearl Kelly.

Visitation will be held Monday, April 7, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. in the Downtown Chapel. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Funeral Home

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel
639 North Main Street Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 232-6733

Published in The Greenville News on Apr. 6, 2014