2011-05-13 / Obits

Dorian Deval Jones

Livery Cab Driver

Dorian Deval Jones, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 29.

Jones was born in Brooklyn, New York. He attended Beach Channel High School but received his diploma from Jamaica High School. He worked as a livery cab driver and was an avid fisherman.

He is survived by his mother, stepfather and brother, Sterling (his confidante); sisters, Sissy and Elisha; nephews, Mookie and Little Sterling; nieces, Sindie, Daejah, Saadiya and Mika; cousins, Taft Pettiford and Toi- Ling; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition took place at St. Michael’s Crematory, East Elmhurst, New York.

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