Joseph Jones, 78, died April 28, 2013, at St. Lucie Medical Center. He was born in Varnville, S.C., and lived in Florida for 26 years, coming from New Jersey. Before retirement, he was a driver in the trucking industry. He was an Air Force veteran. Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Alice M. Jones; sons, Michael Jones of Oceanport, N.J., Joseph "Jay" Jones III of Highland, N.J., and Jeffery Jones of Linden, N.J.; daughters, Kimberly Jones of New Jersey and Christie Seperis of Oakhurst, N.J.; brothers, John Roger Jones and Daniel Jones; and seven grandchildren Memorial contributions may be made to
, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105; www.stjude.org; or the
, 865 S.E. Monterey Commons Blvd., Stuart, FL 34996; www.cancer.org Services: A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. May 4 at The Grove Clubhouse in Fort Pierce. Arrangements are by Yates Funeral Home & Crematory in Port St. Lucie Chapel. A guest book is available at www.yatesfuneralhome.com.
Published in the TC Palm on May 1, 2013