Sherman W. Jones was born August 4, 1953, in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. He was the sixth of seven children born to the late Johnnie F. Jones, Sr., and the late Gladys M. Jones.
He served in the United States Air Force for six years. He worked at the Sands Hotel in New Jersey for 13 years. In 1996, he relocated to Virginia and was employed at the James City/Williamsburg Library Information Technology System and a Federal Contractor, serving the following military bases: Fort Monroe, Fort Eustis, and Langley AFB.
He was ordained and served as an Elder under Apostle Steven W. Banks, Living Waters Christian Fellowship, Newport News, Virginia.
He leaves to mourn six children: Sherman W. Jones, II(Tanisa) of CA, Joy Jones, of VA, Joshua Jones, of NC, Tiffanie Jones, of NJ, Breean Flax, of NJ, and Andre Jones, of DE. Also, six grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. He leaves to mourn five brothers, Johnnie F, Jones, Jr, (Sandra), Alexander Jones,(Delma), Stanford Jones, (Ann), Raymond Jones, (Betty), Vincent M. Jones, (Montina) and one Sister, Helen A. Jones, (deceased)
Join us in celebrating Sherman’s Life, Thursday, September 1, 2022, at 1PM visitation at Riverside Chapel, 7415 River Road, Newport News, Virginia, followed by a Graveside Service at 3PM at Albert G. Horton, Jr., Memorial Veterans Cemetery, 5310 Milner Road, Suffolk, Virginia.