Jeff Jones

Published 12:00 am Friday, May 3, 2013

Jan. 3, 1942 – April 26, 2013

050313 JeffJones obitpicNATCHEZ — Services for Jeff Jones, 71, of Natchez, who died Friday, April 26, 2013, at Natchez Community Hospital, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Sinai Baptist Church with the Rev. James Brooks officiating.

Burial will follow at the church cemetery under the direction of Robert D. Mackel and Sons Funeral Home.

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Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Jones was born Jan. 3, 1942, in Sibley, the son of Nelson Jones and Irene Granger Jones. He was a member of Mount Sinai Baptist Church.

Mr. Jones was retired from Odom’s Eye Optical and worked for Adams County as a laborer.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include three children, Eunice Nelson and husband, Gary, of Natchez, Jeff Jones Jr. and Ricky Jones, both of Greenville, S.C.; one stepdaughter, Debra Ann Jones of Greenville, S.C.; one sister, Laura Barnes of Natchez; one brother, Willie James Jones of Hamilton, Ind.; four grandchildren, Lanisia Robinson and Gary Nelson Jr., both of Natchez, Tanjina Jones and Dyneshia Jones, both of Greenville; two great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.