Mr. James Franklin "Jimmy" Jones

07/22/1944 - 01/08/2022


Mr. James Franklin “Jimmy” Jones, age 77, of South Hill, died on Saturday January 8, 2022 in his home. He was a retired corrections officer for Brunswick Correctional Center. He was also a United States Air Force Vietnam Veteran who worked in the police security detail known as the COBRAS. Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Francine Jones; his three sisters: Edna Harris, Janet Elliott and Bernice Newcomb; his four step-daughters: Rachael Worley, Joan McCutchcon, Anita Howel and Susan Tudor; his God daughter, Lacie Ellithorpe; his God son, Tommy Clapper and his many loving step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren. Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his parents, Casey and Berta Jones; his brother, William Jones and his step-grandson, James A. Worley. A graveside funeral service will be conducted on Friday January 14th at 11:00 A.M. in Rehoboth United Methodist Church Cemetery in Boydton, VA. Any family and friends wishing to pay their respects are welcome to do so during our regular business hours which is 8:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. Online condolences may be sent through our website, Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Jones family.

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  1. Our condolences to Francine and family. Francine babysat Colt and Chase Malone for many years, and Jimmy treated all the kids just like they were his own. He will be surely missed by all of his extended families. Love, Joanne, Bill, and Chase Malone



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