Milton Jones

Published 7:54 pm Thursday, July 26, 2018

Funeral services for Milton Jones are to be held on Saturday, July 28 in St. Mary’s Catholic Church a 2 p.m. with Father Malcolm O’Leary officiating; interment shall follow in the Cedar Hill Cemetery under the direction of W. H. Jefferson Funeral Home.  A rosary shall be held on Friday, July 27, in the funeral home from 6-7 p.m.

Milton Jones passed away on Saturday, July 21, in the GV Sonny Montgomery Medical Center following a lengthy illness. He was 93. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II. He had worked as the Valley Department Store and the MAT Sinking Unit. He was a member of the Men’s Club of St. Mary’s Catholic church where he was a member of the choir.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Orlando Jones and Helen Louise Milligan; and his brother, David Armstrong and sister, Juanita Boy.

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He is survived by Jacqueline Christmas of Chicago, Illinois and Emma Maxwell of Vicksburg, and members of the Grant, Maxwell, Trouly, Maxey, Christmas, and Ingram families.