Obituary For Garland Edward Jones

January 1, 1942 - May 2, 2020

Garland Edward Jones, 78, passed away Saturday morning, May 2, 2020.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Mr. Jones was born January 1, 1942 in Spray, NC (now Eden) to the late Sherman and Irene Turner Jones.  He was a US Navy veteran having served 1960-1964 on the aircraft carrier, the USS Boxer.  Garland retired from Duke Power.  He had worked as a reserve police officer for City of Eden and the Sheriff’s Department for a total of 25 years. 

He is survived by his son, Eddie Jones and wife, Dawn of Eden;  four grandchildren, Caroline Jones Harris and husband, Jacob, Ben Jones, Jason Jones and Meagan Jones; brother, Billy Jones;  sister, Libby Jones; and daughter-in-law, Connie Jones.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son, Frankie E. Jones and brother, Wilbert Jones.

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