Justin Charles Jones

Published 12:01 am Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Jan. 2, 1937 – June 4, 2017

MONTEREY — Services for Justin Charles Jones, 80, of Monterey, who died Sunday, June 4, 2017, at his residence surrounded by his family, will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Monterey First Baptist Church with the Rev. John Rushing officiating.

Burial will follow at White Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home in Ferriday.

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Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church.

Mr. Jones was born Jan. 2, 1937, in Concordia Parish, the son of Emeric C. Jones Sr. and Lessie McCall Jones.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Georgia Jones; his parents; one granddaughter, Abigail Jones; and one great-granddaughter, Isabel Wheeler.

Survivors include four children, Justina King and husband, Henry, and Michael Jones, all of Monterey, Steve Jones and fiancée, Donna, of Wildsville, La., and Tanee Myers and husband, Steve, of Jonesville; 10 grandchildren, Meghan Wheeler, Kristen Wheeler, Cassandra Lynn Hilt and husband, Richard, Jordan Jones and wife, Dorothy, Joseph Jones, Justin Jones, Brandon Jones, Brice Jones, Tyler Myers and Morgan Meyers; six great-grandchildren, Gunner McCarty, Caden Hilt, Annalise Hilt, Gavin Hilt, Emery Jones and Miley Jones; two brothers, E.C. Jones and Eddie Jones; and two sisters, Lilly Faye Scott and Linda Mount.

Pallbearers will be Perry Jones, Henry King, Brice Jones, Tyler Myers, Steve Myers and Bud Orcutt.

Honorary pallbearers will be Seahon McCall, Leon McCall and Glenn Borden.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Monterey First Baptist Church.

Online condolences may be sent to youngsfh.com.