October 25, 2022
JACKSON — Leroy “Ricky” Jones, 59, died Oct. 19, 2022.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Lee-Sykes Funeral Home. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. today, at the funeral home. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Columbus is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Jones was born April 28, 1963, to the late Annie Louise Jones Petty. He attended S.D. Lee High School and was a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. He was formerly employed as an educator for Jackson Public Schools and was a member of Sixth Avenue Baptist Church.
He is survived by his siblings, Linda Jackson, Samuel Petty and Gwendolyn Howell.