September 5, 1943 ~ May 16, 2020
Born in: Hiwannee, MS
Resided in: Indianapolis, IN
Mr. Charlie Lee Jones was born in Hiwannee, Mississippi on September 5,1943 to the late IC and the late Earlean Jones of Shubuta, Mississippi
Charlie was confessed his hope in Christ at a young age and was baptized at New Pilgrim Baptist Church in Hiwannee, Mississippi.
He received in education in the Wayne County Mississippi schools.
Charlie was a dedicated employee for many years at Richardson Rubber as an Engineer.
He loved to go fishing, hunting and cooking his favorite field peas. Charlie also enjoyed watching football to cheer on his Indianapolis Colts and basketball to root for the Indiana Pacers.
Mr. Charlie Lee Jones departed this life on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at the age of 76 years. His oldest son, Leetu Jones; grandson, Tyree Jones; great-grandson, Chase Lee Phelps; sister, Dorothy McDougle; and brother, Prince Albert Bentley all preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his loving memories to his son, Cedrick D. Jones; four daughters: Gwendolyn D. Jones, Angela L. Harris, Beverly A Jones and Charlesetta M. Jones “Cookie”; sixteen grandchildren; , nine great-grandchildren; three sisters: Marzella Grimes, Cathalen Dancy and Shirley Jones; seven brothers: George Jones, Isiah Jones, Ernest Jones (Mary), Jerry Jones (Betty), Billy Jones (Jeneane), John Jones (Melissa) and Paul Jones (Ruby); a host of nieces, nephews, loving family and friends who will greatly miss him.