Edgar Jones, 92, of Marietta, passed away Sunday, September 25, 2016 at his home.
Born in Brevard, NC, he was a son of the late Clyde and Leona Whitmire Jones. Mr. Jones retired from welding supply sales, was a U. S. Army veteran of WWII, member of Ebenezer Lodge #101, and a member of Cleveland First Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 12 years: Lucille McJunkins Jones; son: Carroll Jones(Zandra); brother: David L. Jones; grandchildren: Moneaka Smith (Willie), Mac Jones, Matthew Jones (Katie); great-grandchildren: Allan Smith (Katie), Travis Smith, Autum Jones, Levi Jones, Jade Jones, Lily Jones; great-great-grandchildren: Cole Smith, Lucas Smith.
Along with his parents he is predeceased by sisters: Alma Capps, Montez Robinson; brothers: Haskell, Paul, Charlie, Ernest, J.C., and Whit Jones.
The family will receive friends Wednesday afternoon from 1 pm until 3 pm at The Howze Mortuary.
Funeral services will be Wednesday afternoon at 3 pm at The Howze Mortuary Chapel with burial to follow at Mountain View Memorial Park.
The family will be at his home.