Lafayette Jones

Lafayette Jones

Birth
Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
Death 24 Mar 2007 (aged 100)
Shallotte, Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Shallotte, Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 40009549 · View Source
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Topsail Voice - (Mar/28/2007)

Lafayette Jones, 100, of Shallotte, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, March 24, 2007. Mr. Jones was a resident of Brunswick County for over 100 years.
Mr. Jones was born in Ash, NC, on Sept. 14, 1906, a son of the late David Ervin and Sarah Rose White Jones.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 56 years, Roba Milligan Jones; a daughter, Betty Stocks Martin; a son, David Ervin Jones; a granddaughter, Cheryl Lynn Brown; six sisters, Alice, Agnes, Lela, Juanita, Estell, and Ada; and three brothers, Pearl, George (Sonny), and Gettie.
Surviving are his loving children, four daughters, Jettie Davis and husband Ed, Gloria Swain and husband David R., Wilmington, NC, Donna Hughes and husband Bobby, Ash, NC, Teresa Anderson and husband Tom, Toronto, Canada; a son, Gene Douglas Jones and wife Marcia, Greensboro, NC; one daughter-in-law, Shirley Raynor Jones, Shallotte, NC; 10 grandchildren, Dale Pappas and Elizabeth Leggett, Atlanta, GA, Donald Stocks, Ocean Isle, NC, Denise Brauchle, Kirkville, NY, Kody and Kevin Jones, Greensboro, NC, Edward Swain, Hampstead, NC, Brenda Evans and Charles Swain, Wilmington, NC, and Matthew Hughes, Pickens, SC; 20 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren. All his special nieces and nephews which he loved dearly.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, March 27th, in the Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Mickie Norman officiating. Burial was in Brunswick Memorial Gardens , Shallotte , NC .
The family received friends prior to the service at the funeral home. Pallbearers were Eddie Swain, Donald Stocks, Charles Swain, Matthew Hughes, Kody Jones, and Kevin Jones.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 10 Doctor Circle, Suite 4 , Supply , NC 28462 .
To our loving father we say goodbye!
Brunswick Funeral Service & Crematory, Shallotte , NC .


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  • Created by: John Evans
  • Added: 29 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40009549
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lafayette Jones (14 Sep 1906–24 Mar 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40009549, citing Brunswick Memorial Gardens, Shallotte, Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by John Evans (contributor 47071981) .