Life Celebration for Mr. Jessie Jones Jr. will be held on Friday, March 25, 2016 @ 2:00 pm @ Lomax Funeral Home ~ 2703 Elsie Faye Heggins ~ Dallas, Texas 75215 ~ Wake on Thursday, March 24, 2015 8:15-9:15 @ Lomax Funeral Home.
Jesse Jones Jr., was born on July 16, 1953 to Pearl and Jesse “Shank” Jones Sr. in Dallas, Texas. He accepted Christ at an early age in the Roosevelt Community.
He received his formal education from Lincoln High School and was a graduated in the class of 71 where he was a member of the marching band. Afther high school he continued his education at Wiley College in Marshall, Texas where he developed his love for music. He continues his music career by playing professionally with The Reality Show Band and he also toured with the late Johnnie Taylor. He was also a professional driver until he retired.
He leaves to cherish his memories; his wife of (38) years, Vernall Jones, (2) children; Nakia Jackson-Davis, and Jesse Jones , son-in-law; Anthony Davis, (2) nephews; Brandon Jones, Lee Jones, (6) grandchildren, and a host of relatives, childhood friends, and his friends from the ‘corner @ 2nd and Hatcher (Elsie Faye Heggins).