Funeral services for Bobby Ray Jones will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1at Beautiful Zion Missionary Baptist Church at Friars Point, Miss. Rev. Nathaniel Pollard will officiate the services. Burial will be in Friars Point Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 in the Robert Lee Brown Memorial Chapel.
Bobby Ray Jones was born April 10, 1958 to the late Johnny and Odessa Jones in Friars Point, Miss. Bobby departed this life Nov. 20, 2012 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis.
He confessed a hope in Christ at an early age and joined the Mt. Ary Missionary Baptist Church under the late Pastor S.M. Quinn. He farmed for many years throughout Coahoma County.
Bobby's father and mother and his siblings, Johnny Jr., Marshall Eddie and Larry preceded him in death.
Bobby leaves to cherish his memory, two sons, Alvin (Angela) Jones of Ackerman, Miss. and Bobby (Masae) Scott of San Diego, Calif.; five grandchildren; a great-grandchild; nine sisters, Dorothy, Earline, Lois Mae, Mamie, Lois Ann, Nora Lee, Helen, Carol, and Linda; six brothers; Joe Nathan, Clevester, H.J., Edward, Melvin and Antonio; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends; and two special friends, Thomas” Blue” Williams and Warnsy “Nick” Prater, Jr.
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