Bob Jones, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 23.
Jones was born on June 29, 1940 in Saint Matthew, South Carolina. He worked for Wall’s Bake Shop.
Jones was preceded in death by his siblings, Edna, Learline, Fredrick, Cerone, Frank, Eulamae, Della and David.
He is survived by his son Kevin; daughter, Wanda; sisters, Francener, Lydia, Minnie and Elease; sisters-inlaw, Nancy and Jean; brother, Daniel; one special cousin Alice Saxon of Virginia; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition took place at St. Michael Crematory, East Elmhurst, New York.