Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Sunday, September 15, 2013, at Byas Chapel in Cleveland, officiated by Rev. Ricky Spells, followed by interment in Delta Heights Cemetery in Cleveland.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2013, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland.
He is survived by his wife, Juanita Knight-Jones of Cleveland; son, Charles Jones of Milwaukee, Wis.; daughters, Johnnie Sheld of Chicago, Linda Jones of Milwaukee, Wis., Bobbie Jones of Ruleville, and Bridgett Jones of Memphis; brothers, C.L. Vassie and Levan Vassie both of Kansas City, Mo.; sister, L.T. Vassie of Kansas City, Mo.; 18 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.