Mr. Willie French Jones, 83, was born on March 12, 1935 and departed this life on March 15, 2018. He is preceded in death by His parents: Mr. Bell Jones and Mrs. Nancy Locklear Jones; one sister: Ms. Kelly Jones.
The funeral will be 3:00 p.m. Monday, March 19, 2018 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Strickland officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Airy Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Jones is survived by his sons: Mr. Marty Jones (Debbie) Mr. Michael Jones (Vickie) Mr. Mitchell Jones (Kristi) all of Kinston, NC; Mr. Willie French Jones Jr. and Mr. Randy Jones both of Pembroke, NC. Daughters: Mrs. Myra Chamness (Ken) of Indiana and Mrs. Gloria Hill (Timmy) of Kinston, NC; brothers: Mr. Roscoe Jones of Rowland, Mr. Paul Jones (Vivian) of Pembroke, NC, Mr. Donald Jones (Deanna) of Pembroke, NC; sisters: Mrs. Eunice Locklear (Early B) of Red Springs, NC and Ms. Linda Jones of Pembroke, NC; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. Monday, March 19, 2018 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.