Leon Jones, 73, died January 8, 2019, at Southside Regional Medical Center. He was the son of the late James and Carrie Jones. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Charles Jones.
Leon enjoyed cooking, attending train shows, fishing and playing his guitar. In his early years he joined the Mount Level Baptist Church and later joined the Bethesda Church of Christ, where he attended faithfully until is health began to fail.
Leon leaves to cherish his memories a brother, Connie Jones (Laura) of Dewitt, VA; two sisters Doris Hall of Petersburg, VA, and Mary Dabney (Charles) of Dinwiddie, VA; several nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and one special friend Ms. Ruth Jones.
A celebration of life service will be held 12 noon Monday, January 14, 2019, at the Petersburg ChapelJoseph M. Johnson & Son Funeral Home, 530 S. Sycamore Street, Petersburg, VA, with the Rev. Alexander Williams, eulogizing. Burial will follow at Mt. Level Baptist Church, Dinwiddie, VA.
The family can be reached at (804)469-3933.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Joseph M. Johnson & Son Funeral Home, 530 South Sycamore Street, Petersburg. (804)863-4411.