HOUSTON - Robert L. Jones Sr., 73, of Houston, passed Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Bayhealth Hospital in Dover. Robert was born in Eufaula, Ala. on January 17, 1941, son of the (late) Rosie Lee Louder and David Jones Sr. Robert was a member of the Holy Trinity Church of the living God in Dover, where he served under the leadership of the late Overseer Pastor Rosie Lee Johnson and current Pastor Martha T. Smith in the capacity of Trustee and Sunday School. Robert (Bob) retired from the George and Lynch construction company in Dover, after spending over 20 years of service as one of their top excavation operators. Robert is survived by his wife of 50 years, Mildred Frazier Jones; his four children, fourteen sisters, ten brothers, twelve grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, April 26, 2014, at the Calvary Baptist Church, Rt 8 Dover with a viewing two hours prior. Interment will at the Milford Community Cemetery followed by a repass at the Milford High School. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests honoring the memory of Robert by sending a contribution to The Holy Trinity Church of the Living God, 425 West Division Street, Dover, DE 19904. Funeral Services are being provided by Bennie Smith Funeral Home – 717 West Division Street, Dover, DE 19904 - (302-678-8747) www.benniesmithfuneralhome.com
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Published in NewsZapDE on Apr. 25, 2014