Sgt. Leroy Jones (Ret.), age 84, of 5113 Chasteal Trail, Raleigh, departed this life on Monday, November 4, 2019 at the Durham VA Medical Center.
Funeral, 12 Noon, Saturday, November 9, 2019, at Steven L. Lyons Funeral Home, 1515 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh. The Rev. Dr. Joseph R. Rogers Sr., Officiating. Visitation, 11:30 - 12 Noon, prior to the service. Interment, 12 Noon, Tuesday, November 12, 2019, Eastern Carolina State Veteran's Cemetery 164 Longs Plant Farm Road, Goldsboro.
Survivors: wife, Juliette McKoy Jones of the home; son, Leroy Jones Jr. (Claudine) of Kinston; daughters, Ta'Nishia Dixon (Kevin) of Winterville, Brandi L. Jones of the home and Christy McKoy of Dubai; 7 grandchildren, 2 aunts, Seleria Smith of Washington, DC and Mary Wiggins of Youngsville and a host of siblings, other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 5-9, Friday, November 8, 2019, at 511 Hay River Street, Garner.
Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Friday at the funeral home.
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