Kenneth Carl Jones
Kenneth "Ken" Carl Jones, 58, of Greenville, died Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Young Henry and Violet Sellers Jones.
He lived the last 2 years in Virginia where he worked at the Naval Base at Quantico. A native of Greenville, Ken lived most of his life here. He resided for several yearsin Huntington Beach, CA and Glendale, AZ and served in both the Army and Navy. He was a graduate of Cal State with a BA in History and Golden West College with a degree in Liberal Arts. Ken attended Faith Baptist Church in VA and was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church in Greenville.
Surviving are a daughter, Erin Jones Medlin and husband, Ben; three grandchildren, Kylie, Keats, and Violet Medlin; and sister, Joyce Lewis and husband, Mike.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Norma Jean Lettig and a brother, Jimmy Leroy Jones.
Visitation will be held Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 7:00 until 8:30 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown. The funeral service will be held Friday, August 22, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at Tabernacle Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Tabernacle Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will be at the residence.
Memorials may be made to the Tabernacle Baptist Church Children's Home, 3931 White Horse Rd., Greenville, SC 29611.
Condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com.
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel
639 North Main Street Greenville, SC 29601
Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 21, 2014