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Tuesday, 04 May 2021 12:44

Major Isiah Jones, Jr.

Major Isiah Jones, Jr., age 71, of Dinwiddie, VA, passed away Monday, May 3, 2021. Born in Wilmington, NC, he was the son of the late Major Isiah and Inez Peterson Jones. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Tommy Jones and a special uncle, John Peterson. A longtime resident of Dinwiddie County, Major was a member of Dinwiddie Volunteer Rescue Squad and Dinwiddie Volunteer Fire Department for many years. He was a retired employee of Dinwiddie County Sheriff’s Department. Major loved to fish, and for many years, was a coach of youth league sports in the county. He was a longtime member and Ruling Elder of Bott Memorial Presbyterian Church. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Linda Cousins Jones; a son, Mike Jones and wife, Kim; daughters, Angela Jones Hancock and husband, Preston, and Lisa Jones Andusko and husband, Chris; grandchildren, C.J., Cody, Makayla, Grayson, Gracie, J.T., Nick, and Beckett, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 6, 2021 at Bott Memorial Presbyterian Church. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday at the church, followed by interment in the church cemetery. The Reverend Doctor Katherine Jackson will officiate the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bott Memorial Presbyterian Church, 17113 McKenney Avenue, DeWitt, VA 23840. Arrangements are by Williams Funeral Home & Crematory of Lawrenceville, VA. Condolences may be expressed at www.williamsfuneralhomeva.com.
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6 comments

  • Comment Link Brian Fields Friday, 07 May 2021 03:34 posted by Brian Fields

    I worked with Major when I was with the Sheriff's Office. He will greatly be missed, a wonderful guy.

  • Comment Link Terry  Phyllis Hunt Thursday, 06 May 2021 07:10 posted by Terry Phyllis Hunt

    Many thoughts and prayers are with you. We understand your sense of loss. We have many good memories of Mike who was always kind and thoughtful.

  • Comment Link Patricia  Ellis Thursday, 06 May 2021 03:23 posted by Patricia Ellis

    Linda, So Sorry about Mike, he was a really good friend to the Eddins Family. Our Prayers are with you and the family.

  • Comment Link Lisa Robertson Tuesday, 04 May 2021 23:20 posted by Lisa Robertson

    So sorry for your loss. My prayers are with all of you.

  • Comment Link Augusta Davis Tuesday, 04 May 2021 19:25 posted by Augusta Davis

    Linda, we are so sorry for your loss. Let us know if we can do anything for you or your family.

    Love,

    Augusta and Wayne

  • Comment Link Merlin Howerton Tuesday, 04 May 2021 19:05 posted by Merlin Howerton

    So sorry for your loss. My God be with family thru these sad times God Bless

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