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Vincent Edward Jones


Sunrise: July 24, 1964

Sunset: June 2, 2019

Vincent Edward Jones known to many as “Doug” was born, July 24, 1964, in Norfolk, VA to the late Aaron and Mary Jones.
He was predeceased by his sister, Angela Jones. He received his formal education in the Virginia School System where he
attended Granby High School. After graduating High School, Doug worked for the City of Norfolk for almost 30 years. He loved cutting grass and doing whatever he could do for anyone always smiling regardless of how he felt. He was a great neighbor and friend to those who knew him and will truly be missed.

He is survived by brothers; Maurice, Aaron Jr., and Anthony Jones of Norfolk, VA. A very special friend, Madie Veasley, with whom he resided and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

Viewing Thursday, June 6, 2019 Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Friday, June 7, 2019 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Granby Chapel Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery 8100 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505

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    Teresa Forman says

    Rest in peace my friend, I will miss your wonderful soul and smile. God added another Angel…..

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    Teneshia Russell says

    Rest in peace Vincent, you will truly be missed in parking.

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    Lady M says

    In my house are many mansions if we’re not so I would have told you, I go and prepare a place and bring you to myself. Good bless the family. Special thoughts and prayers go out to devoted friend of Vince, Sharon. Good bless!! Lady M

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    DJ & Marci says

    Our hearts are saddened and words cannot express our sorrow. Rest in paradise.

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    Nina Williamson says

    It don’t even feel the same coming to work knowing that you’re not here I looked forward to your smile and you waving saying hello rip my friend

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    Calida Miller says

    Vincent you was a genuinely happy person who was always there to help others with a smile on your face. We miss you so much already. Rest In Peacefully.

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      Jaya Michael says

      Words can’t express how much you will be missed…your smile, kind words, and just being you. Rest in heaven our dear friend

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    Nancy McAfee says

    You will be missef my sweet friend. You were always there with a smile . RIP Vince.

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    Kathy Martin says

    My condolences to the Jones family Vincent ‘Doug ‘ as we all called him was a sweet kindhearted person. Would help you out in a heart beat….Rest In Peace
    DOUG

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    Ruby and Brack Alston says

    Rest easy, Doug.
    Praying for peace, comfort, and strength for the family. Doug was such a kind soul. He always had a smile on his face and was so respectful. He will be truly missed.

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      Denise Cole says

      You will truly be missed my kids loved Mr. Doug and was hurt when he died i send prayer to the family he was a really good man RIP DOUG

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    Zaneta A. Bailey says

    To the Family of Vince Jones, please accept my sincere condolences. Vince was such a wonderful person always helping others. There will be a great void in the Parking Division. Job well done my faithful servant. Rest in peace my friend.

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    Theresa Chess says

    I would like to say, VINCE was a good person he will be miss. We love him so much, he was a helping hand for everyone. Rest in peace Vince. My love goes out to his family.

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    Monica Bailey says

    To the Jones family please accept my sincere condolences. The parking Division has truly lost an angel. Rest well Vince Jones.

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    Dec kenneth and Janie lee says

    We are going to miss you Vincent i am going to miss you going in the garage holling my name,very sweet person always willing to help out with anything you ask him to do,Rest on .my friend God loved you more stay strong famil,y,Vincent life speaks for him

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    Bonnie Whitehurst says

    Prayers for your love ones. May God give you all strength and peace during this difficult time.

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    Tasha Morria says

    Rest In Peace Uncle Doug. You’ll be truly missed

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    The Malbon Family says

    So very sad to hear of your lose.
    Stay strong in the Lord.

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    Lawanda Arrington says

    My heartfelt sympathies to the family of Vince. He was a great guy, always happy and available to help everyone. I will miss his smiling presence. May God bless you all.

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    Dave G. says

    Rest in Peace Doug. The old saying the good die young really applies in this situation. I would say Doug was one of the most respectful young men I knew that grew up in Park Place. He always looked out for Ma Jones like no other. May God continue to bless the family.

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