Dawson Paul Jones
April 3, 1962 - August 5, 2018
Dawson Paul Jones "Dee" passed away Sunday , August 5, 2018 in Pascagoula, MS after a well fought battle with cancer.
Dee was born April 3, 1962 to Paul and Vera Jones. There are not enough words to adequately describe this gentle giant. He never met a stranger. After his family, his passions included cars and reading. He sharpened his skills at his job with Holmes Motors with people he loved and considered extended family. He was genuine, devoted, humble, strong, hardworking, and steadfast. He loved the Lord and was a faithful member of Lighthouse Baptist Church. His story would not be complete without telling of his loyal commitment to the United States, as he was patriotic through and through.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Warren Stone.
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Belinda Jones of Pascagoula, MS ; a daughter, DeAnna Jones Willyerd (Dustin) of Mobile, AL; a niece who is like a daughter , Elizabeth Piechocki (Eric) of Hurley, MS.; three sisters, Pam McGrath of Escatawpa, MS, Becky Orellana (Luis) of Weston, FL and Casey Chapuis (Brent) of Biloxi, MS; step mother, Betty Jones; Cousins, more like brothers, John (Paula) Sapp of Lumberton, MS, David Brown (Connie) of Roscoe, IL, Mike Brown of Columbus, MS, Tim Brown (Marcia) of Christiana, TN and Mark Brown (Julie) of Ellisville, MS; brother-in-laws, R.H. Ziegenfelder (Peggy) of Big Point, MS and Royce Earl Freeman of Gautier, MS ;sister-in-law, Ruth Stone; longtime best friend, William Goff of St Martin; two grandchildren, Dawson and Ava Willyerd and numerous other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be Wednesday August 8, 2018 at Lighthouse Baptist Church from 6-8 pm. Funeral Service will be Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the church at 10am. Interment will follow at Byrdline Cemetery in Lumberton, MS.