praise and thanksgiving to God, the Jones family announce
the homegoing of Onike Royal Jones on the morning of February
6th, 2009 at Providence Hospital in Washington DC . Onike
is survived by Angela Rocks Jones; his children Sylvester
Jones, Wanda Jones and William Emmanuel Jones; his aunts Madina
Lewis and Salina Furey; his brothers Magnus A. Jones, Jr,
William O. Davies Jones, Kerston W. (Bo) Jones, J. Armah Karmo;
his sisters Magdalene Jones, Agnes Pierre, Vashti Jones, Joyce
Stanley Yearwood, Enid Jones-Hare, Elaine Jones, and Violet
Jones-Bruce; and his grand children Takiyah Henriques, Naptali
Adams, Alicia Jones, Eileen Jones and Emmanuel Jones. Also
surviving him are a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
in Sierra Leone , Liberia , Europe and in the USA .
thank God for Onikes life and for all of the joy, kindness,
wisdom, and laughter that he brought to us all.
Keeping, Funeral Services and Repast will be held at:
Episcopal Church of Our Saviour
1700 Powder Mill Road
Silver Spring MD 20903-1500
Tel: (301) 439-5900
Fax: (301) 439-5901
Fr. Robert Harvey
will be held at:
Washington Cemetery and Mausoleum
9500 Riggs Road
Adelphi , MD 20783
Number: (301) 434-4640
and Viewing services
will be held on Friday, February 20, 2009 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
at Episcopal Church of Our Savior. All sentiments and/or statements
of remembrance will be done only at this time.
will take place on Saturday, February 21, 2009 - promptly
at 10:00 am at Episcopal Church of Our Savior. We recommend
that all be seated by 9:45 am so that the funeral mass can
begin on time.
will be held on Saturday, February 21, 2009 at Episcopal Church
of Our Savior immediately following the interment.
to the Episcopal Church of Our Saviour ( 1700 Powder Mill
(all points) via Capitol BeltwayTake exit 28-A (MD 650
NorthNew Hampshire Avenue/White Oak); make right at
second traffic light ( Powder Mill Road ); church is immediately
on the left.
Virginia via I-66 Take I-66 E to Washington - Take
the I-495 S exit on the left. Keep right at the fork, follow
signs for I-495 N/Baltimore and merge onto I-495 N Entering
Maryland. Take exit 28A for State Hwy 650 N/New Hampshire
Ave toward White Oak. Merge onto MD-650/New Hampshire Ave.
Turn right at Powder Mill Rd ; church is immediately on the
Limited church parking is provided in the rear of the church
and the overflow availability is across Powder Mill Road in
the Hillandale Shopping Center .
from church to George Washington Cemetery ( 9500 Riggs Road
on Powder Mill Rd. (going northeast toward Green Forest Dr.
right at traffic light on SR-212/Riggs Road 1.1mi
at George Washington Cemetery
following people may be contacted for further information:
O. Davies Jones: (609) 490-0094
Jones: (302) 559-5793
Jones: (609) 954-1150
Jones (281) 580-3764
Stanley Yearwood: (678) 521-2083
(Bo) Jones: 231-6 510314 ( Liberia )