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Ricky Lee Jones, 63, of Roanoke Rapids, died February 2, 2019.


He was born August 21, 1955 in Halifax County, the son of BC Daniel Jones and Dorothy Dalton Thomas Jones.  

Ricky was a machine operator for Kennametal.

He is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Skeen (Chad) of Indian Trail; 5 grandchildren: grandchildren, Chloe Jones (14), Brayden Greene (11), Leland Greene (9), Presley Greene (3), Piper Skeen (4 weeks) ; and a brother, Freddy Jones of Chesterfield, VA.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Edith Dawson Jones, who died in November, 2003.

The funeral service for Mr. Jones will be held at 11 am Wednesday at Hockaday Funeral and Cremation Service, by Pastor Wayne Marshall.  

Burial will follow in Crestview Memorial Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 to 10:45 am Wednesday.

Online condolences may be sent to hockadayfs.com

Arrangements are under the care of Hockaday Funeral and Cremation Service.