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Ted Jones, Jr.

March 26, 1940 ~ December 23, 2020 (age 80)

Obituary

Ted Jones Jr. went into eternal rest on December 23, 2020.

Ted, 1 of 14 children was born to Ted Jones Sr. and Julia B. (Johnson) Jones on March 26, 1940 in Spartanburg, SC.

Ted worked for CECO Construction Company for over 30 years where he retired as a Foreman. He later worked as a night chef at Twenty-Two West {“22 West”} in Harlem, NY. Everyone knew him for his fried chicken, conversations and warm smile.

In addition to being a devoted husband, beloved father and grandfather, he was a Mason and Patron under the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of the State of New York, F&AAYM and Adah Grand Chapter, Order of Eastern Star. Ted was a long-time Harlem District Leader in the 68th Assembly District of which he lived.

Ted also served faithfully as a Deacon at Progressive Baptist Church in Harlem, NY. Throughout his life he had an unwavering faith in God which he shared with those near and far. He always remained humble, positive and blessed.

He leaves behind his wife of 58 years, 7 siblings, 4 children, 10 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and a host of family and friends.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
January 4, 2021

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Bailey's Funeral Home
151 W 128th Street
New York, NY 10027

Funeral Service
Monday
January 4, 2021

10:30 AM
Bailey's Funeral Home
151 W 128th Street
New York, NY 10027

Interment following funeral service
Monday
January 4, 2021

Rosedale Cemetery
350 E Linden Ave
Linden, NJ 07036

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