Life Story for Ralph Jones
Ralph Jones, Jr. was born in Nanticoke, Maryland on July 18, 1942 to the late Hester and Ralph “Sonny” Jones. He passed away peacefully in his home in Salisbury, Maryland on Monday, June 12, 2017 at the age of seventy-four (74).
Upon graduating from high school, Ralph joined the United States Air Force in 1961, where he dedicated 30 years of service to his country. He proudly retired as Senior Master Sergeant in 1991. After moving to Salisbury, he worked for Second National Bank for eight (8) years until they closed their doors. Ralph then retired from the workforce at Milford Twilley Rental Management after twenty (20) years of faithful service.
He spent his time cooking out in the yard, fishing from his boat, and enjoying his family and friends.
Ralph leaves cherished memories with: his beloved wife of thirty-six (36) years, Bessie “Mae” Jones; his children, Ralph Jones III, Ryan C. Jones, John Bennett, Patricia Bennett-Clayton, Felicia Bennett-Shelton, Samuel Bennett and Lakala M. Jones; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Edith Jones and his niece, Angel Jones. Ralph will forever be remembered as a great husband, father, brother, uncle, serviceman, and friend. May he rest in Heaven.
Ralph was preceded in death by his son, Rodney C. Jones in August 2014.