Mr. Bethel Albert Jones, Jr., 74, of Crawfordville, FL, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Tallahassee, FL.
Albert was born on March 25, 1942, in Tallahassee to Bethel Albert, Sr. and Mildred (Hall) Jones. Albert owned and operated Jones Auto Electric in Tallahassee since 1958. Albert had lived in Tallahassee and Crawfordville all of his life and was a member of the non-denominational faith.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Faye Godwin Jones, of Crawfordville; three sons, David Jones and wife, Bonnie, of Tallahassee, Tony Collins and wife, Cathy, of Crawfordville, and Sam Collins and wife Carrie, of Cairo, GA; two daughters, Terri Gavins and husband, James, of Tallahassee, and Tammy Cooper and husband, Lowell, of Crestview, FL; two brothers, Robert Jones, Sr., of Tallahassee, and Tommy Harrell and wife, Kathie, of Roanoke, VA; two sisters, Patricia Davis and husband, PK, of Woodville, FL, and Betty Herrington, of Greensboro, FL; two brothers-in-law, Emory Godwin and wife, Lisa, of Blountstown, FL, and Alvin Godwin and wife, Patsy, of Bristol, FL; 19 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 30, at 2:00 PM (EDT) at Jackson Bluff Community Church in Tallahassee with Reverend C.J. Clevinger officiating. Following the service, the family will greet friends in the Jackson Bluff Community Church Fellowship Hall in the Bloxham Community on Highway 20 East in Leon County. Memorialization will be by cremation.
The family received friends on Wednesday, July 27, from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel in Blountstown. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be made to the American Cancer Society (4001 W 23rd. St., Suite C, Panama City, FL 32405. Please include Bethel Albert Jones, Jr.’s name with your donation.)
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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