Rev. Adrian Jones was born to Burkett and Mozell Jones on December 31, 1935 in Durham, NC. He served as an officer in the Salvation Army from 1954-1968, as a pastor in the Nazarene Church from 1968-1980, and the United Methodist Church from 1980 until he retired in 2010. He dedicated his life to ministry, leading mission trips in the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Africa, and India. He was an avid storyteller, loved anything with chocolate, enjoyed playing checkers, and collected model trains.
He passed away on March 23, 2022 in Franklin, TN. He is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jones. He is survived by his four children - Stuart, Carol, Cindy, and Wendell; two grandchildren - Arley (Seth) and Katy (Taylor); and five great-grandchildren.
Private family services to be held.