EVANS, Ga. - Entered into rest at Doctors Hospital on August 24, 2002, Mr. Earl Hamilton Jones Jr., husband of Mrs. Esther B. Jones of Evans. Funeral service will be held at the First Baptist Church of Evans, on Monday, August 26, 2002, at noon with the Rev. Steve Spencer officiating. Interment will be in Belleveue Memorial Gardens. Mr. Jones will lie in state at the church on hour prior to the service. Family will receive friends at the funeral home tonight between the hours of 7 to 9p.m. Mr. Jones lived most of his life in this area, was a member of First Baptist Church of Evans, member of Martinez Masonic Lodge. He was retired from Civil Service at Fort Gordon. He served in the United Sates Navy. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Ether B. Jones, Evans; son, Mr. Greg E. Jones, Evans; daughter-in- law, Donna B. Jones, Evans; one brother, Michael Jones, Martinez; one sister, Margaret Jones Parrish, Augusta; two grandchildren, Gregory R. Jones, Evans, Clayton Jacob Jones, Evans. He was preceded in death by a brother, George Jones of Aiken and a granddaughters, Alison B. Jones of Evans. Pallbearers will be Dr. Mark Thigpen, Wayne Good, Richard Poythress, Danny Tudor, Lee Boswell, Cary Prather, Rich Newman. Honorary Pallbearer is Charles Crews. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Evans. Thomas L. King Funeral Home, 124 Davis Road, Martinez, Ga.
The Augusta Chronicle August 25, 2002