Robert Allen “Bobby” Jones

December 15, 1946 - May 9, 2022

12/15/1946 - 05/09/2022

Past Services

Wednesday May 11, 2022
3:00 pm
Sunnyside Cemetery
4764 US-258
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

Robert Allen “Bobby” Jones, age 75, of US Hwy. 258, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2022 at his home.

Bobby was born on December 15, 1946 to the late Robert Jones, Jr. and Pynell Barnes Jones in Tarboro, NC. Robert retired as a truck driver for Rose Brother’s after nearly 30 years of dedicated service. He enjoyed working in the garden, throwing ball to his beloved dog, Axle. He loved spending time with his family especially his granddaughter, Harley. Bobby was always up for his favorite snack, “diet mt, dew and a fly cake”. Bobby will be deeply missed by his family and friends.

Left to cherish Bobby’s memory is his son, Allen Jones and fiancé Mary Jo of Murfreesboro; two granddaughters, Harley Nicole Jones of Murfreesboro, and Alana Skye Jones of Gaston; a sister, Shirley Jones Futrell and husband Winborne of Murfreesboro; niece, Janet Francis and husband Brian of Murfreesboro; and nephew, Wynn Futrell and fiancé Crystal of Murfreesboro.

A celebration of life graveside service will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at 3:00 pm at the Sunnyside Cemetery, Scotland Neck, NC, with Rev. John Porter officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA), 8719 Colesville Road, Suite 100, Silver Spring, MD 20910 or online by clicking here.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Rich Square Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Jones family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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Marty and Angela Futrell
2 years ago

So sorry for your loss. You are all in our prayers RIP

Richard Futrell
2 years ago

The best of the best Bobby was good fiend and person Bessie and I will miss him coming over to talk with us. Allen, Mary Jo and Harley you are in our prays.

Joyce caulk
2 years ago

Allen I am sorry for your loss enjoyed all those years that I worked with Bobby at Rose Brothers he was a good friend, rest in peace my friend!

Judy Futrell Burch
2 years ago

I will never forget Bobby for all the help he gave to my Mom Viola Futrell when she lived across the street from her. RIP

Ricky Vinson
2 years ago

So sorry for your loss! Bobby was one of the nicest an kind loving person I have had the chance to ever meet! I will miss him as I’m sure yall will! Rip my friend!

Rachel Edwards Bryant
2 years ago

Byrd I’m so sorry about your dad. My prayers and condolences go out to you, Harley and Mary Jo.

Rita B Harrison
2 years ago

Sending my love and prayers to Bobby’s family and friends. He will surely be missed. God Bless