Charles Jones Dies

Charles Jones

Charles Wesley Jones, affectionately known as “Boisie,” has died.

He is survived by his wife, Mona Jones; children: Whitney and Brittney Jones; brothers: Dalton, Stanley, Ray, Larry, Calvin, Howard and Steve Jones; sisters: Judy Jones, Shirley Peters and Cheryl Gage; aunt, Esmie Stoutt; uncles: Norwell Turnbull and Federick Jones; adopted brothers: Samuel Halbert and Denzil Clyne; adopted sisters: Muriel Jones-Archibald and Charlene Dawson; and brothers-in-law: Charles Gage, Clyde Dublin, Lloyd Smith, Malvin Dawson, Preston Moore and Oliver Stephenson.

He is also survived by sisters-in-law: Alethea Jones, Iona Jones, Diane Jones, Sharmain Jones, Tolanda Jones, Muriel Callwood, Mariel Smith, Moel Dawson, Mabel Dublin, Merle Carey, Marilyn Moore, Melberita Hodge and Millicent Stephenson; special friends: Cecil Forbes, Anthony Smalls, George Carty, Willis Fahie and The When Band; as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews too numerous to mention.

A viewing will take place at 8:30 a.m. followed by A Celebration of Life at 10 a.m., Saturday Aug. 31, at Wesley Methodist Complex in Tutu.

In lieu of flowers, a special collection will be made to benefit the restoration of the Wesley Methodist Church. Interment will be at Eastern Cemetery, Smith Bay.

Ferry arrangements have been made with Inter Island Ferry leaving West End to Red Hook at 8 a.m. and returning to West End from Red Hook at 3:30 p.m. Transportation will be provided to and from Red Hook Dock for persons wishing to attend from the British Virgin Islands and St. John.

Arrangements are under the care of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals and Cremation Center of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix.

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