November 12, 1955 – March 8, 2022
Mr. Mark H. Jones, 66, of Fayetteville, North Carolina transitioned from this life on Tuesday, March 08, 2022, peacefully at his home under the care of Liberty Home Care & Hospice Service. He was born November 12, 1955, in Newport News, Virginia to the late Sarah L. and James H. Jones.
Mark attended Newport News Public Schools and graduated from Ferguson High School in Newport News, VA. He also attended Virginia Commonwealth University where he completed two years of study. He worked in several occupations including Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Lassiter Courts Recreation Center, and ended with many years of working in the construction industry. He was a loyal Washington Redskins & Boston Celtics fan. He enjoyed spending his weekends watching sports and cooking. In addition to his parents, Mark was also preceded in death by his brother, Willie James Covert, and his sister, Cynthia Lee Jones.
To cherish his memories, he leaves his only son, Mark A. Kerns (Tiffanie) of Fayetteville, NC; two granddaughters, Ny’Aijiah A.A Kerns of Newport News, VA and Zakiya N. Douglas of Newport News, VA; 1 grandson, Y’uree D. Kerns of Columbia, SC; three sisters, Patricia Saunders (Gerald) of Philadelphia, PA, Rowena Jones of Philadelphia, PA, and Melinda Jones (Richard) of Newport News, VA; a host of nieces, nephews, and devoted friends.