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Tyrone Leo Jones, Sr.

May 31, 1979 ~ January 22, 2022 (age 42)


Tyrone Leo Jones, the second oldest of three children, was born on May 31, 1979, to the late L.V. Jones and Millie Bell Jarrett in Oxford, MS.

“Fly,” as he was affectionately called, attended Lafayette County schools, and graduated in 1998. He was employed at Ashley Furniture at the time of his death.

On October 16, 2021, Tyrone married the love of his life, Maggie Lakenya Keller.

On Saturday January 22, 2022, he departed his earthly life simultaneously with his wife, Kenya, in Oxford, MS.

He will forever be loved and missed by his children, Samaria “Molly” Jones of Taylor, MS and Tyrone “T.J.” Jones, Jr. of Oxford, MS; adopted mother, Jettie L. Campbell of Abbeville, MS; siblings, Tasha L. Jones, Kelvin Jarrett, Walter Jarrett, and Charlene Jones all of Oxford, MS; very close friend, Fredrick Young; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Tyrone was preceded in death by his parents and adoptive father, Walter Campbell

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January 29, 2022

11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
L. Hodges Funeral Service
38-F Hwy 334
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Graveside Service
January 30, 2022

12:00 PM
Oxford Memorial Cemetery
North 16th Street
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

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