DECATUR — Thomas “Dolla” Jones, 38 years old, entered into the gates of Heaven and took the loving hand of Jesus Wednesday, July 3, 2013.
Thomas was born August 29, 1974, in Decatur. The son of Mary Abreu and Melvin Nixon. He loved to laugh and joke around with his friends and family. There was never a dull moment when he was around. He was loud and goofy and loved to live life.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his mother Mary, dad Melvin, brothers and sisters Shawn Jones, Brian “Half Dolla” Jones, and Eric “Poocat” Jones, children Jamal Jones, Daymeisha Jones, Niam Patton, Thomas Jones, Jr., Ta’Kiah Jones, Phinique Jones, Mah’Kliyah Jones, Ty’Keylin Jones, Taylen Jones, aunts Martha Simpson, Cassandra Banks, a host of uncles, a host of great-aunts and uncles, special niece Porsha “Frank Nettie” Jones, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family, and friends.
He was greeted in Heaven by his grandparents Emma Jones and JT Mills, aunt Dottie Jones, uncles Edward Jones, William Jones, Marlon Enoch, Robert Jones.
Homegoing services will be 11am Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at Life Changers church, 1305 E Prairie St. Decatur, IL 62521, with Bishop G.E. Livingston officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior of the services. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery. Walker Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.
Obituary written by family members.