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Howard Lawrence Jones of Gloucester, age 64, died May 11, 2019 at McGuire Veterans Hospital, Richmond.

Mr. Jones served as Master Electrician until retirement with the U.S. Navy. He was a member of Bellamy United Methodist Church, enjoyed spending time with his family, baking and small engine repair work.

Grandchildren Thomas P., Michael V., and Gabriel I. Grogan preceded him in death.

Survivors include three children, Jessica Sawyer, Howard Jones, Brittni Jones; their mother, Debra Jones; son-in-law, Jay Sawyer; three grandchildren, Destiny Sawyer, Junior Sawyer, Jayla Sawyer; two sisters, Mary Hart, Kathleen Jones, as well as a host of nieces and nephews.

Graveside service with military honors, conducted by the Rev. Ken Waclo, will be held at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Windsor Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans, Chapter No. 58, P.O. Box 58, White Marsh, Va. 23183.

Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.