Arthur Lee Jones

Arthur Lee Jones, 61, Palm Coast, FL, a retired Bunnell Police Chief (2008-2012); Police Officer for 22 years with Fort Lauderdale Police Department, died Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Florida Hospital-Flagler, Palm Coast, FL. Mr. Jones was born in Fort Lauderdale, FL and moved to this area in 2006. He graduated from Dillard High School, Fort Lauderdale, FL in 1970. He was an active member of Ft. Lauderdale FOP Lodge #31, African American Cultural Society of Palm Coast, Flagler County N.A.A.C.P., a founder of (A.I.M.) Alliance of Involved Ministers; and a life-time member, Black Police Officers Association, Ft. Lauderdale. He leaves to cherish his memories: devoted wife Frankie Mae Flakes Jones, Palm Coast; 7 children: Arthur Lee Jones, Jr., Artessa (Sam) Wilson, Archarna (Tony) Reid, Arkeshia Jones, Artoine Jones, all of Ft. Lauderdale, Artrellus Jones, Miami, Artashea (Steven) Batts, Palm Coast; 2 step-sons Samuel Wright, Lester Faison, Jr.; 2 brothers Ulysses (Evelyn) McClover, George (LeEster) Jones, both of Ft. Lauderdale; 2 sisters Eula Mae Walker, Ft. Lauderdale, Delfina (Gerrald) McGriff, Jacksonville; brothers and sisters-in-law Sumpter Lee (Betty) Flakes, Palm Coast, Robert (Juanita) Flakes, Tallahassee, William (Cecelia) Flakes, Delphia Kaigler, Pearl Maxine Span, all of Fort Lauderdale; and a host of grand and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and sorrowing friends. Memorial Service 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18 with Visitation 10-11 a.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 75 Pine Lakes Parkway, Palm Coast, FL with the Rev. Edwin Coffie, pastor, officiating. Public viewing: Friday, Oct. 18, 6-9 p.m. at Roy Mizell & Kurtz Funeral Home, Inc., 1305 NW 6th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Homegoing Service: 12 noon, Saturday, Oct. 19 at Word of the Living God Ministry, 149 NW 26th Ave., Pompano Beach, FL, Apostle John L. Mohorn, Jr., pastor. Condolences: Arthur Jones family's guestbook at Interment: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Ft. Lauderdale. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be sent to Alliance of Involved Ministers, (A.I.M.), P.O. Box 1395, Bunnell, FL 32110. Karl N. Flagg Serenity Memorial Chapel, 2400 Madison St. Palatka, FL 32177. 386-312-0444 is in charge.

Funeral Home

Roy Mizell & Kurtz Funeral Home
1305 NW 6 Street Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Oct. 17, 2013