Mr. Darius Duckery Jones, 44, of 11557 Hwy 74 West, Maxton, was born October 12, 1969 and died Thursday, February 20, 2014, at Southeastern Regional Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his parents: Mr. Samuel & Mrs. Helen Van Brooks Jones and a brother: Mr. Glynford Jones.
The funeral will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Monday, February 24, 2014, at Harpers Ferry Baptist Church with the Revs: Redell Hammonds, Floyd Goins and Phillip Locklear officiating. Burial will follow in the Harpers Ferry Church Cemetery.
Surviving are two sons: Mr. Donavon Locklear of Maxton and Mr. Darius Duckery Jones, Jr. of Pembroke; three brothers: Mr. Samuel Jones of the home, Mr. Jamie Jones of Arizona and Mr. Earl Jones of Colorado; a sister: Mrs. Reenice J. Locklear of Red Springs and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Sunday, February 23, 2014, at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.