John David “Dave” Jones, 76, of Cartwright Road, Elizabeth City, NC died at his residence Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018. He was born in Kanawha Falls, WV on March 14, 1942 to the late Minnie Blake Jones Crawford and the late John William Jones and was the widower of the late Carolyn Ann Grounds Jones. Mr. Jones was a retired electrician with the Norfolk Naval Shipyard and was a US Navy veteran.
He is survived by three sons, John David Jones, Jr. (Barry Squire) of Denver, CO, James Eric Jones (Connie) of Elizabeth City, NC and Jeffrey Charles Jones of Elizabeth City, NC. Also, he is survived by two brothers, Tom Jones (Lou) of WV and Charlie Jones (Eula Mae) of MI; five grandchildren, Samantha Miller (Adam), Christopher Thomas Jones (fiancée Morgan), Amber Lynn Munden (David), Jeffrey Charles Jones, Jr. (fiancée Kelsey), and Joshua Steven Jones; two great-grandchildren, Brent Lilly and Natalie Jones. Mr. Jones leaves behind his longtime companion and girlfriend, Monika Leib of FL.
A Service of Remembrance will be held Friday, July 20th, 2018, at 11:00 am in Twiford Memorial Chapel by the Pastor Preston Pitchford followed by military honors provided by William Clarence Jackson VFW Post #6060 at the Sam A. Twiford Veteran’s Park. Burial will be held later in the Bushnell National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL. The family will be at their residence, 131 Cartwright Rd., Elizabeth City, NC. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909, is assisting the Jones family. . Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home (Elizabeth City)
405 East Church Street