Let the memory of Alfred be with us forever
  • 88 years old
  • Born on May 11, 1928 .
  • Passed away on May 26, 2016 .

Alfred David Jones, 88, a longtime resident of Granville County, passed away Thursday, May 26, 2016 at this home.

A native of Wake County, he was the son of the late Johnie Henry Jones and Maggie Beck. He was of the Baptist faith, a corporal in the Marine Corp. and retired from Burlington Industries.

Making walking canes, refinishing antique trunks were his hobbies and gardening were his passion.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Sunday May 29, 2016 at Peace’s Chapel Baptist Church by Reverend Bruce Brooks. Burial will be held in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 12:30 to 2:00 PM prior to the service.

Surviving are his wife of 68 years, Barbara Boyd Jones of the home, two daughters, Dorothy J. Hicks and Alice J. Crowder, both of Oxford, a grandson, Patrick D. Crowder, granddaughter, Jennifer P. Crowder, a great-grandson, Brandon Tyler Crowder and a great-grand daughter, Hailey Renae Crowder. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Brandy Gregory Crowder, three sisters and one brother.

Posted by Larry Wilkins on 28th May 2016
Thanks Uncle Dave for taking me fishing at Barnacle Bills pier. We always looked for that white Rambler on Friday afternoons. Catch a big one>

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