Thomas Chester Jones

January 30th 1949 - August 17th 2015


National Funeral Home
P.O. Box 514
Grenada, Mississippi 38902-0514
Telephone: 662-226-1621 Fax: 662-226-7942

Obituary Notice

Funeral services for Thomas Chester Jones, 66, of Oakland, MS, are at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 20, 2015 at the National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Carroll County.

Visitation is Wednesday, August 19, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at National Funeral Home.

Thomas died Monday, August 17, 2015 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford, MS.

He was born on January 30, 1949 and was the son of the late John D. Jones, Sr. and Bertha Louise Mathis Jones of Moorehead, MS.

Mr. Jones was self-employed as a Mechanic. He was a member of Hosanna Church in Pope, MS. He also served 2 terms in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War.

Thomas is survived by 1 daughter, Dr. Tiffany Jones Berry of Rogers, TX; 1 son, Joey Jones of Jackson, MS; 4 sisters, Irene Carpenter of Grenada, Betty Upchurch and Amy Earwood both of Florence, MS and Eva Covington of Oakland; 3 brothers, John D. Jones, Jr. of Friant, CA, Charlie O. Jones of Kilmichael, and Doyle Jones of Grenada; 3 grandchildren, Braxton Jones, Caden Berry, and Macie Berry.

Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother, Ricky Earl Jones.

Bro. Damon Plumber and Bro. Rayford Able will officiate the services with Big Charlie Jones, Little Charlie Jones, David Staggs, Will Jones, Danny McKinnie, and James McKinnie serving as pallbearers.

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