James Green Jones

MAYSVILLE - James "Jimbo" Green Jones Sr. 90, of 220 Mattocks Road, the Belgrade Community, Maysville, died on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.

He was a member of the U.S. Navy, St. Stephens A.M.E. Zion Church and the Jones-Onslow Male Chorus. He retired from Civil Service aboard Camp Lejeune as a custodial engineer after 37 years of service.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Beaulah Mae Ellis Jones of the home; four sons, James Jones Jr. and Wayne Jones, both of Fayetteville, Rossie Jones Sr. of Maysville and Billy Jones of Jacksonville; four daughters, Larine Rhodes of the Belgrade Community, Jean Mack and Ruby Lee, both of Jacksonville and Linda Jones of Charlotte; 32 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; eight great great-grandchildren.

The family will be receiving their friends and guest at the residence.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Morgan Funeral Home, Inc., 150 Williamsburg Parkway, Jacksonville.

His funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at St. Stephens A.M.E. Zion Church with the Rev. Roscoe Linton, pastor, officiating. Interment with military honors will immediately follow the service in the Ellis Family Cemetery.

Electronic condolences may be sent to morganfuneralhome.net

Arrangements are by Morgan Funeral Home, Inc., Jacksonville.




Published in Sun Journal from Oct. 24 to Oct. 27, 2013