With praise and thanksgiving to God, the Jones, Gooding, Bright, King and Pratt families announce the peaceful home going of their father, grandfather, brother, uncle and cousin, Magnus A. Jones, Jr. in his eighty-third year. This sad event occurred on the evening of August 3, 2016 at the Eastside Medical Center in Snellville, Georgia, USA. Magnus is survived by his children: Ade Captan (Monie Captan), Derrick Jones, and Magnia Ayodele George (William George); his step children: Joyce T. Lewis, Hans J. Lewis, and Jackie K. Lewis-Garway; his aunt Salina Furey; his brothers William O. Davies Jones, Kerston W. (Bo) Jones, and J. Armah Karmo; his sisters Magdalene Jones, Agnes Pierre, Vashti Jones, Joyce Stanley, Violet Jones-Bruce, Enid Jones-Hare, Elaine Jones, and Lucretia Moore; and his grand children living in the USA and Liberia. Also surviving him are a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Europe and the USA .
We thank God for Magnus' life and for all of the joy, kindness, wisdom, and laughter that he brought to us all
Wake-keeping and Viewing Services will be held on Friday, August 26, 2016 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the following location:
Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home
914 Scenic Highway
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045
All sentiments and/or statements of remembrance will be done only at this time.
Funeral Services will take place on Saturday, August 27, 2016 - promptly at 10:00 am at the following location:
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church
6780 James B. Rivers Memorial Drive
Stone Mountain, Georgia 30083
It is recommended that all be seated by 9:45am so that the funeral mass can begin on time.
Interment will take place at the following location:
Eternal Hills Memory Gardens
3700 Stone Mountain Highway
Snellville, GA 30039
1737 Mountain Industrial Blvd, Stone Mountain, GA 30083
2006 Glen Club Drive, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
1595 East Park Place Blvd, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
1790 East Park Place Blvd, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
The following persons may be contacted for further information: