Lumina Pearl Jones

Sunrise: April 29, 1937

Sunset: July 27, 2019

Mrs. Lumina Pearl Jones was fondly known as Pearl. She was the daughter of the late Rosanell Jackson and the late Johnny Bellamy. She was born on April 29, 1937 in Longs, South Carolina. Very peacefully and surrounded by family, on Saturday, July 27, 2019, the almighty God in His infinite wisdom, summoned Lumina Pearl Jones to a serene sleep while surrounded by love ones. Pearl was joined in matrimony to the late Warren Hardy Jones, Sr. and to this union five children were raised.

Pearl was educated in the Horry County School District. At an early age, she joined and was baptized at Freemont Missionary Baptist Church located in Longs, South Carolina.

For over twenty years, Pearl was employed by Bennie’s Crabhouse in Chesapeake, VA. After retiring, she became a private care giver to the Grant Family. She also served the community as the neighborhood candy lady, child care provider, and resident gardener.

Mrs. Lumina Pearl Jones leaves to cherish her sweet memories three daughters, Vermell Sessoms (Desmond) of Chesapeake, VA, Ms. Gloria McGruder of Norfolk, VA, Ms. Joyce Baker of  Portsmouth, VA; two sons, Mr. Raynell Jones, Sr. (Averill) of Virginia Beach, VA and Mr. Bernard (Jean) Jones of Chesapeake, VA. and her brother, Willie Jr. Bellamy (Mary), of Longs, SC. She also leaves her two Stepsons, Mr. Warren Hardy Jones, Jr. of Norfolk, VA and Mr. Stanley Jones (Mary) of Virginia Beach, VA, nine grandchildren; Tristano Lyons, Akeba Philip-Watkins, Chanel Baker, Lataisia Jones Ph. D., Rayvon Messer, Raynell Jones, Jr., Lateakwa Jones, Quincy Jones and Jonathan Jones; five great-grandchildren, Kevin Ledbetter, Jr., Donavan Felton, Aliyah Gardner, Kaisyn Jones and Anthony Messer, one great-great grandchild, Zolan Cowart and a host of relatives and friends. She will live in the hearts of her love ones.

Viewing Thursday, August 1, 2019 Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 West Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Friday, August 2, 2019 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Interment Riverside Memorial Park 1000 E Indian River Road Norfolk, VA 23523

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    Cynthia Clark Williams Whitehurst says

    To the Jones Family your Mother was one the sweetest kindest Lady I know, never looked down on anyone. And as long as she was able she participated in the up building of her community, May you know the comfort of the Savior and Grace of God to carry you through the lost of your Mother. With Sincere Love the Cynthia & Eric Clark

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    Chakesta McCray says

    “A mother is with us always, first in her lifetime, then forever in our memory.” My prayers are for the family.

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      Ida and Gary Cypress says

      To my dear friends, please accept our deepest sympathies for the lost of your mother. Mrs. Jones was a very sweet and kind person. The type of person that you treasure for a lifetime. May the memories we have shared with her, forever be in our hearts and our minds. May the love she gave to each of you,! live on for all eternity. For I’m sure you were all second to none in her book. Now let the peace of God be with you, until you meet with her again. In the palace designed just for her. Where she will receive her robe and her crown for a job well done! XOXOs for my dear friend!

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