Alfred McKinley Jones
Alfred McKinley Jones was the loving husband of Ruth Ann Lewis Jones. Alfred departed this life at his residence on Saturday October 9, 2021, he was born on December 7, 1940. He was the only child of the late Woodrow Jones and Gracie Graham Jones. He was also proceeded in death by his son Tony Jones.
Alfred Jones who was affectionately known as "Son" Jones received his formal education from the Campbell County Schools System.
Son was a retired Foreman of the Lynchburg Foundry. He was the owner of Jones Landscape and retired and worked for Duck Head Shoes Inc.
Alfred was a man of extraordinary heart. He was known throughout the community for his willingness to lend a helping hand. He enjoyed life, work, and always would share experience and wisdom with whomever needed it. He enjoyed a good debate and would go toe to toe with the best of them.
Alfred was a dedicated loving husband to his wife, Ruth Ann Lewis Jones and an amazing father to his children and grandchildren.
Alfred leaves to cherish his memories two sons and two daughters, Mitchell Lavell Jones (Kerstin), Cedric Lance Jones (Erin), Tuwana Patrice Jones, Wendy Rachelle Jones; daughter-in-law, Ann Lignelli; one grandson, Travis Benjamin Jones and five granddaughters, Akesha Jones, Amanda Dashano, Taylor Jones, Chloe Jones, and Madison Jones. Alfred also has many great-grandchildren. And his devoted best friend, Bill Ellis.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Community Funeral Home. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home. Monetary donations and condolences can be sent to Ruth Ann Jones c/o 15 Ford Street, Lynchburg, VA 24501. Please continue to follow the CDC Regulations and Guidelines for COVID-19. Masks are required.
Community Funeral Home directing.
Published by The News & Advance on Oct. 14, 2021.