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KENYON R. JONES Kenyon R. Jones, 27, passed away at his home, in Villa Rica on Friday, August 19, 2005. Kenyon was born October 12, 1977 in Augusta, Georgia to Roy Minor and the late Theresa Jones Minor. He was raised in Savannah, Georgia where he attended Chatham County Public Schools. He graduated from Beach High School in 1995. Kenyon who loved and excelled in high school basketball received a basketball scholarship from the University of California at Berkeley. He attended Berkeley for three years before transferring to the University of San Francisco where he majored in history and starred in basketball, and where he was named MVP of the West Coast Conference in 1999-2000. Kenyon will always be remembered for his humorous personality and his heart for helping others. In addition to his father, Kenyon is survived by his loving wife, Porsha; his son, Kyree; one sister, three step-brothers, one step-sister and his step-mother. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2005 from 1:00 - 6:30 p,m. and the Wake from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Duane A. Jackson Mortuary on 602 Newnan Rd., Carrollton, GA. Funeral services will be Thursday, August 25, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at Victorious Believers Ministries on Hwy. 61, Carrollton, GA.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Aug. 24, 2005
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