Gene JonesApril 25, 1953 ~ April 3, 2014 (age 60)
Mr. Gene Jones 61, of Nakina died Thursday, April 03, 2014 in an automobile accident. He was born January 25, 1953 in Columbus County, the son of the late Willie H. Jones and Fannie Lowery Jones. He was employed with Southern Industrial Construction Co.
He is survived by a daughter, Jennifer Smith and husband, Joey of Whiteville; two sons, Craig Jones and wife, Toi of Whiteville, Tyler Gene Jones of Ocean Isle Beach; two grandchildren, Chandler Jones and Blair Soles; a brother, D. F. Jones and wife, Glenda of Sanford; two sisters, Alease Register and husband, Albert of Hampstead, Ethel Ward and husband, Marvin of Nakina.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, William H. “Bud” Jones, Jr. and Sammy Jones; a sister, Betty Cartrette.
His funeral will be conducted 2:00 pm Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Cypress Creek Freewill Baptist Church by Rev. Eddie Carter. Burial will be in the Hosea Simmons Cemetery.
His family will receive friends 6:30 – 8:30 pm Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Peacock Funeral Home.
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