Calvin Jones

Age 58, passed away January 20, 2014.  He was born November 2, 1955, in Caruthersville, MO, and graduated from Sexton High School.  Calvin worked at General Motors, and retired as a health care technician from Tender Care South and Burcham Hills. He attended New Life Community C.O.G.I.C. and gave his life to Christ in August of 2013. Calvin enjoyed billiards and gardening.

Surviving are:  his wife, Carla; stepchildren, Joseph (Genell) and Naomi; grandchildren, Tamya and Terry; 5 brothers, Erving, Anthony (Angela), Gilbert (DeeDee), Otis and Elton; 3 sisters, Patricia Simmons, Fannie Jones and Odessa Jones; special nieces, Antoinette Jones and Meneriva Smith; special nephew, Christopher Ethridge; and a host of nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Fannie Jones Young, and 2 brothers, Elmer “Jake” Jones and Willie Jones.

The funeral service will be held at 12:00 Noon Saturday, January 25, 2014, at Reachout Christian Center Church, 5628 Wise Rd., Lansing (Pastor David Foreman), with Elder Ricky Smith, Sr., officiating.  Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday.  Family Hour will be at the church from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Saturday.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Breslin Cancer Center in memory of Calvin Jones.

Print Obituary

6 Messages to “Calvin Jones

Print Messages
Yoruba Jones
January 21, 2014 at 3:45 pm

May your soul rest in peace cousin. I’m glad I got to see you in October 2013. Family, please know that you all are in my heart and prayers! I know it’s been rough over the past 4 months…….just know that God is with you always. Love you all!?

“Come to me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28

Renecia McCullem (Nisha)
January 21, 2014 at 8:55 pm

I’m glad I got to see & visit with you while there uncle, love you!

meneriva smith
January 22, 2014 at 2:31 pm

To my uncle who I’m going to dearly miss I’m going to miss the way you made me smile and laugh rest in paradise uncle gone but not forgotten

deasia johnson
January 22, 2014 at 6:47 pm

uncle calvin you were the first person to take me and damara to Michigan adventures I really enjoyed that day and you have always put a smile on my face love always your niece deasia Johnson rest in peace

damara johnson
January 22, 2014 at 6:50 pm

uncle calvin may you rest in person and you were there when I needed you in my life and you will be truly missed by me

Cassandra (Sandi Drake) Lewis
January 25, 2014 at 7:02 pm

To the Family of Calvin Jones:

May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead. God Bless you all.

To my dear friend Trixie:

He is not alone, and neither are you. Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about


Please Sign The Guestbook

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *