American Veteran 09

Floyd Emery "Flip" Jones

August 20, 1919 ~ May 1, 2019 (age 99)

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Obituary

Floyd E. "Flip" Jones-Funeral service will be 12 noon, Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at the F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., for Mr. Floyd E. "Flip" Jones, 99, who departed this life on May 1, 2019, at his residence.


Mr. Jones was born August 20, 1919, in Union Springs, ALA., a son of Ernest and Ann Battle Jones. He was a Rubber Worker for Paragon Company. He was a former member of Elizabeth Baptist Church, a member of  the VFW Donald Lockett  Lodge, was on numerous black bowling leagues,  was manager of the Ebony Expressions and Mighty Generation Band, loved golf and was a WWII Army Aircore veteran. He leaves his son; Ernest (Mary Alice) Jones, grandchildren; Teresa (Daryl) Clark, Cathy (Jim), Lynetta, Enest Jr., and Aaron Jones, Dominique and Patricia West, Corey Bufford, Antoine Cowan, Sean McRae and Andrea "Cricket" Miller, a daughter-in-law; Pamela West, a god-daughter; Martel Davis Allen, 9 great-grandchildren, 16 great-great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.


He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, the former Thelma R. Gibson, children; Floyd E. Jones II, and Suzette Cowan, a granddaughter; Aiesha Cowan, and a brother; Charles E. Jones. Friends may call from 11 am to 12 noon on Tuesday, at the funeral home.
 

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
May 7, 2019

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home
511 W. Rayen Ave
Youngstown, Ohio 44502

Funeral Service
Tuesday
May 7, 2019

12:00 PM
F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home
511 W. Rayen Ave
Youngstown, Ohio 44502

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
May 7, 2019

Tod Homestead Cemetery
2200 Belmont Ave.
5Youngstown, OH 44505

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