Rev. Leroy Jones, 88, died Friday,October 21, 2011 at Hospice Advantage in Madden, MS. Funeral services were held at 3 PM Sunday October 23, 2011 at New Zion Baptist Church in Walnut Grove, MS. Burial was in New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation was held on Saturday, October 22, 2011 from 5 PM til 8 PM at Colonial Chapel Forest and Sunday from 2PM til 3PM AT New Zion Baptist Church.
He was a former Pastor,Mason and Sunday School Teacher.
Preceded in death by: Wife: Idalene Jones; Parents:Tracy Jones & Tressie Burns Jones Grandson: Kyle Sanders
Survivors Include: Wife:Grace Dennis Jones, Forest, MS Daughters:Beverly Dickens and husband Foch, Carthage, MS and Patsy Dale Sanders & husband Jack, Carthage, MS Sister:Esther Cooper & husband Buddy, Florence, MS Brothers: Rev. Max Jones& wife Martha of Philadelphia and Rev. Tommy Jones & wife Mary of Nanih Waiya Grandson: Barry Sanders & wife Leslie of Carthage Granddaughter: Jessica Dickens of Louisville Great Grandson: Gage Sanders of Carthage
Pallbearers: Glenn Jones, Steve Jones, Alex Cooper, Carlton Laferty, Larry Driskell, and Billy Everett.