Howard L. Jones, Jr., 79, of Pennellville, NY,
passed away on Friday Jan. 18, 2019. Born
in Albion, NY to his late parents, Mildred Mae
(Parkhurst) and Howard L. Jones, Sr. on
Dec. 15, 1939. A graduate of Phoenix J.C.B.
High School, He was a lifetime contractor, owning Ho Jo’s store in Pennellville, and then worked at C & J’s store, Pennellville for 30 years. Belonged
to the Pennellville United Methodist Church.
Howard was a member of Pennellville Fire
Dept., where he had been the fire chief and lieutenant.
He was an avid golfer, played pitch and the lottery,
going to casinos, and attending the Syracuse Nationals. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers James H. Jones in 1990, and Henry O.
Jones in 2018. Surviving are his children Lynn (Carol) Jones,
Kathy (Paul) Meyers, and Jeff (Becky) Jones; his former wife of 30 years Anne (Griebno) Jones; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; his
sisters Jan (Ron) Johst, and Ada Caines; his brother Ron (Patricia) Jones; and multiple family members.
Calling hours are on Tuesday Jan. 22, from 2-5 p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY. A service will begin at 5 p.m. with the Rev. Jeff Hodge officiating.
Spring burial will be in Pennellville Cemetery. At the conclusion of the service all will meet at Monirae’s Restaurant, Pennellville.