Mr. Roscoe Jones, 86, of 6031 US Hwy 74 West Rowland was born March 3, 1933 in Robeson County and passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Greenbrier assist living in Fairmont. He is preceded in death by his wife: Mrs. Annie Jones; parents: Mr. Bell and Mrs. Nancy Jones; sister: Ms. Callie Jones; brother: Mr. Willie French Jones; two sons: Mr. Roscoe Jones Jr. and Mr. Samuel Jones; two grandsons: Matthew Jones and Henry Jones; two great-grandchildren: Hailey Seals and Nathaniel Jones.
The funeral was be 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Mt. Airy Baptist Church with Rev. Mike Cummings officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Airy Church.
Mr. Jones is survived by two daughters: Mrs. Ilene Locklear (Donald) and Mrs. Elene Jones (Lonzo) both of Rowland; a son: Mr. Timothy Jones of Rowland; two brothers: Mr. Paul Jones (Vivian) and Mr. Donald Gray Jones (Deana) of Pembroke; two sisters: Ms. Linda Jones of Pembroke and Mrs. Eunice Locklear (Earlie) of Red Springs; eight grandchildren: thirteen great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.