James Woody Jones born December 13, 1932 to Jessie C. and Della Jones. James attended Washington High School c/o 1952. He was a member of Pilgrim Rest MB Church. He was a retired veteran of the United States Army. Preceded in death by his parents; wife Betty Jones; brothers Jessie and Robert Jones; son Darren Jones. James leaves to cherish his memories; Loving daughter Denise Teamer; son Dwayne Jones; granddaughter TyAisha Gardner; grandson Darren (Kimberly), Dominick, Dimitri, Jones, and DeAndre Teamer. 14 great-grands; 1 great-great grand; brothers Charles (Caren) and John (Cornelia) Jones; a host family and friends; Visitation will be Friday May 14, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m with family hours from 6:00 p.m.,-8:00 p.m. Homegoing celebration Saturday May 15, 2021 11:00 a.m all services will be held at the Pilgrim Rest MB Church, 977 Chase Street Gary, In Pastor Charles Adams Jr, officiating. Interment Ridgelawn Cemetery. Services Entrusted To Powell-Coleman Funeral Home.
Published in Post-Tribune from May 12 to May 13, 2021.