Alma Jones

Obituary of Alma Lucille Jones

Alma Brown Jones (Buck) was born on August 21, 1921 in Ballsville-Powhatan County, Virginia to James and Polly Brown, Alma was educated in the Powhatan County School System. She accepted Jesus Christ at an early age and joined the Mount Pero Baptist Church. Alma met and later married Phillip Jones and through this union, one child was born, Barbara Ann. Alma moved to New York, where she worked until she retired. She then moved to Radcliff, Kentucky, where she lived for 13 years. Alma then moved back to New York, where she lived with her daughter until her death on January 17, 2021 at Mount Sinai Hospital. She is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Phillip Jones. Alma leaves to cherish her memories: one devoted daughter, Barbara Ann Freeman; two grandsons, Phillip Sr. and David Freeman; two great-grandsons, Phillip Jr. and Calvin Freeman; three great- great-granddaughters, Micah, Aditiya and Zaniya; three great-great-grandsons, Camron, Kyron and Phillip III; one brother, Zack Brown; three nieces, Jean, Trudy and Kimberly; two nephews, Wallace and Gavin; and a host of family and friends. Legacy of Love A wife, a mother, a grandma too, This is the legacy we have from you. You taught us love and how to fight, You gave us strength; you gave us might. A stronger person would be hard to find, And your heart, you were always kind. You fought for us all in one way or another, Not just as a wife, not just as a mother. For all of us you gave your best, Now the time has come for you to rest. So, go in peace, you've earned your sleep, Your love in our hearts, we'll eternally keep. Love You! The Family
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