Henry Earl Jones, son of Lillie Marie Jones and the late James Albert Jones, was born on April 11, 1954. He departed this life on December 24, 2018 at Vidant Hospital in Greenville, North Carolina.
Henry was well known as “Joe” to his family and friends. “Joe” attended high school at East End High School in Robersonville, North Carolina. He was a very friendly and loving person. Joe was also a hard-working husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Matthew Kongoton, Dennis Jones and Sherman Williams and one sister, Belinda Jones.
He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife, Mattie Jones of the home; four sons, Hendrick Jones of the home, Clarence Jones (Arkeata), Kenneth Jones and Montreal Jones all of Nashville, North Carolina; four daughters, Juanita Jones and Michelle Williams both of Raleigh, North Carolina, Shanike Roach (Dwayne) of Greenville, North Carolina and Stephenie Jones of the home; his mother, Lillie Marie Jones of Williamston, North Carolina; four sisters, Bertha Purvis (James) of Robersonville, North Carolina, Matrissa Goupil (Patrick) of Battleboro, North Carolina, Senfield Williams and Carolyn Hunter both of Williamston, North Carolina; three brothers, James Jones (Shirley) of Butner, North Carolina, Lynn Jones (Liz) of Chesapeake, Virginia and Gregory Jones of New York, New York; twelve grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends