Columbus Jones

February 7, 1942 ~ May 4, 2022 (age 80)


Columbus Lee Jones, a native of Thomaston and a resident of the Mt. Zion community of Grove Hill, made his earthly transition Wednesday, May 4, 2022 while at Mobile Infirmary Hospital in Mobile. 

He was born on February 17, 1942 to Lizzie Chilsom and Henry Jones Sr. Columbus was a member of Mt. Zion No. 2 Baptist Church and retired from Clarke County Pole Piling December 2021 where he worked for 30 yrs. Columbus enjoyed working in his yard, playing with his granddaughter, and spending time with family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lizzie and Henry Jones Sr. and brother, Mack Jones Jr.  

Left to cherish his loving memories is his loving and devoted wife, Mary England Jones of Grove Hill; four daughters, Priscilla Clarke of Thomasville, Latasha Jones of Grove Hill, and Tonya England and Tomekia England, both of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; six grandchildren, Christopher, McKinley, Chelsea, Briana, Jabari and Ja'Keria; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Queen Jackson of Sarasota, Fla.; one brother-in-law, Nesby England of Grove Hill; with a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.


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Public Viewing
May 13, 2022

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jackson Memorial Funeral Home
203 E. Ross Street
Jackson, AL 36545

Graveside Service
May 14, 2022

12:30 PM
Mt Zion No . 2 Baptist Church
2930 Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Grove Hill, AL 36451

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