2018-05-16 / Obituaries

Reginald Brooks Jones

CHARLOTTE — Reginald Brooks Jones, 98, formerly of Roxboro, died Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Aldersgate Retirement Community. Born in Lunenburg, Virginia he was the son of the late Espy Roy Jones, Sr. and Erva Thompson Brooks. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Green Jones. He was a member of North Roxboro Baptist Church. Mr. Jones honorably served in the US Navy during WWII.

Reginald was a lifelong resident of Person County until 2003 when he and his wife, Margaret, moved to Aldersgate Retirement Community in Charlotte. Reginald was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather and will be greatly missed by his family. He was a Christian man who lived his faith and was loved by all who knew him.

Surviving are his two children, Ellen Jones Dillard of Charlotte and Peggy Jones Williams (Stan) of Florida; five grandchildren, Katy Dillard, Jackson Dillard (Stephanie), Emily Williams Malka (Rob), Elizabeth Williams Taylor (Ryan) and Mark Williams; four great-grandchildren, Norah Malka, Sam Malka, Leo Taylor and Max Taylor.

Visitation will be held prior to the service from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2018 at North Roxboro Baptist Church.

A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2018 at the North Roxboro Baptist Church with the Rev. Ben Durand officiating. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to Aldersgate Retirement Community, 3800 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215 or Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte, 1420 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204.

Condolence may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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