Albert C. Jones of Forsyth passed away peacefully at his home, Tuesday November 15, 2022.
Albert was born January 6, 1936 in Butler, Georgia to Jesse Clyde Jones and Maggie McChargue Jones.
Albert is preceded in death by his parents, beloved wife Elaine Wheeless Jones, brother, Felton Jones, sisters Gladys Jones and Christine Jones. He is survived by his sons Robert (Gena) Jones, Reggie Jones, Barry (Rhonda) Jones, and Jeff Jones, four grandchildren and one great grandchild, brother, James Jones and sister, Nadine Price.
Albert was an over the road truck driver logging over 5 million miles and retiring after twenty eight years from the Bibb Company. He was a 32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason for more than sixty three years, a member of the Al-Sihah Shrine Temple and a member of the Strict Observance Lodge #18 F&A.M. He was an ordained deacon of Rocky Creek Baptist Church in Forsyth GA.
Services to be held at 11:00am Saturday November 19, 2022 at Rocky Creek Baptist Church Forsyth GA, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at 2:00pm with full Masonic Rites at Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery Thomaston GA. Officiated by Reverend Scott Harrell and Reverend Nelson Grist.
Flowers accepted or donations may be made to Rocky Creek Baptist Church, 225 Rocky Creek Road, Forsyth, GA 31029 or Greenville Shriner’s Hospital for Children 980 W Faris Road Greenville SC 29605.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff of Pine Point Hospice for the outstanding care and love shown during this time.
Monroe County Memorial Chapel has charge of arrangements.