American Veteran 01

David Phillip Jones

February 20, 1934 ~ January 19, 2021 (age 86)

Obituary

David Phillip Jones, Jr. was born in Anderson, South Carolina to David Phillip Jones, Sr. and Addie Lee Bozeman Jones.  In 1959 he married his life-long partner and friend, Verna Singletary Jones.  He was a Textile Supervisor with Burlington Industries for a number of years.

David professed hope in Jesus Christ and and initially became a member of First Baptist Church, Apple St. under the leadership of Rev. Dr. R.W. Styles, Sr. Later he joined Allen’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church with his wife’s family and used his voice to sing with the Senior Choir and the Male Chorus.  He also sang with the Jones Family Choir for a number of years.  

He leaves loving and lasting memories to his devoted wife: Verna Singletary Jones; five children: Michael David Jones (Cynthia), Debra Jones, Barbara Jones Brown (Delroy), Ronnie Jones and Catherine Jones; a brother: Alexander Jones (Lessie); 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law: Shirley S. Vincent; as well as a host of nieces & nephews other relatives and dear friends. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Jones.  

  

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Services

Viewing
Saturday
January 23, 2021

1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Wake-with the Family present
Sunday
January 24, 2021

12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Funeral Service
Sunday
January 24, 2021

1:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Video is available for this event


Interment following funeral service
Sunday
January 24, 2021

Rest Haven Cemetery
Rauhut St.
Burlington, NC 27217

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