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Robert Lewis Jones

July 29, 1946 — December 5, 2019

Robert Lewis Jones

Robert Lewis Jones of Halifax, VA passed away December 5, 2019.  He was born in Watkins Glenn, NY on July 29, 1946 and was 73 years of age. He was the son of the late Harry Jones and the late Hilda Lewis Jones.


He was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church where he was a Deacon. He served two tours in Vietnam in the United States Army and was a member of the American Legion, Post 8.   


Robert Lewis Jones is survived by:

His Wife

Sherryl Beatty Jones

One Nephew

Travis Lee Jones and wife Lisa of Halifax

One Great Nephew

Matthew Jones of Halifax


***Preceded in death by***

One Brother

Freddie Lee Jones


A funeral service will be held Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church with the Rev. Bill Wilkins and Rev. Dr. Paul Rowles officiating. Burial to follow in church cemetery with Military Rites.


In lieu of flowers please consider Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, P.O. Box 5, Vernon Hill, VA 24597 or Halifax Dog Squad, P.O. Box 418, South Boston, VA 24592 or Halifax County Humane Society, P.O. Box 969, South Boston, VA.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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