Ulysses Grant Jones (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Ulysses Grant Jones, Jr., of Cornell Drive, entered into rest Sunday, April 29, 2007 at the Heartland Hospice. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 4, 2007 at 12 noon at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Clyde Hill, Sr. officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Olive Memorial Garden. He was a native of Burke County, Ga.; a retired truck driver with Praxair Company and a member of the True Church of God in Christ. Survivors are his wife, Charlene Jones, Augusta, Ga.; three daughters, Shelia Jones (Akilshabazz), Makeshia Jones (Marcell Nichols), Augusta, Ga., Sharon Griffin Washington, Waynesboro, Ga.; two sons, Ulysses J. Jones, Jr., Augusta, Ga., Taheem Ashante (Timothy), New York; five sisters, Emma Philpot, Waynesboro, Louise (James) Herrington, Janie M. (Robert) Johnson, Barbara A. (Marvin) Jones, all of Augusta and LIzzie M. (Pat) Price, Brooklyn, N.Y.; two brothers, Henry H. (Marva) Jones, Sr., Augusta and Leo E. Jones, Waynesboro; mother-in-law, Alice Edwards, Augusta; sister-in-law, Evone Edwards; brothers-in-law, Fred Edwards, Larry Edwards, Charles (Jackie) Edwards, Joel (Morzella) Edwards, all of Augusta; a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-May 3, 2007