Charles Anderson Jones, Sr., 73, of 197 Milltown Road, Shiloh, NC died Monday, December 3, 2012 at Albemarle Hospital. Born in Pasquotank County, NC, he was the son of the late William Paul and Mary Onley Jones and was the husband of Naomi Whaley Jones. Mr. Jones was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church. He was a member of the Eureka Lodge #317 AF & AM, the Scottish Rite and the Sudan Shriners. Mr. Jones retired after forty-five years of service from the City of Elizabeth City where he had worked as a meter technician. He was an avid pigeon racer and had been a member of the Seaport Flyers Club in Chesapeake, VA.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Jones is survived by a son, Chuck Jones and wife Susan of Elizabeth City, NC; seven sisters, Joyce Sanderlin of Camden, NC, Alberta Worsham of Elizabeth City, NC, Margaret Ann Price of Greensboro, NC, Lena McCullough of Lynn Haven, FL, Kay Jones of Alexandria, VA, Wanda Carter of Myrtle Beach, SC and Gloria Manning of Elizabeth City, NC; a brother, Bobby Jones of Elizabeth City, NC; two grandchildren, Kristen Jones and Charles R. Jones, both of Elizabeth City, NC; and numerous nieces and nephews. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Paul Jones, and a sister, Mamie E. Jones.
A funeral service will take place Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church with the Rev. Roland Cooper officiating. Burial with Masonic Rites will follow in Highland Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7:00 until 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home and at other times at the residence. Twiford Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Jones family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences