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Sammy Lee Jones

January 14, 1969 ~ March 3, 2022 (age 53)

Obituary

     Prophet Sammy Lee Jones was born to Earnest Brown and Mary Alice Jones Brown on January 14, 1969 in Candler County. He graduated from Claxton High School in 1987 and shortly after he joined the U. S. Army. Then later worked in Construction with Jay Phillips until his health failed. Early on Thursday morning March 3, 2022 God called him home and said come and take your rest; good and faithful servant.  He was preceded in death his father Earnest Brown, grandparents Lucious Jones, Rufus and Catherine Brown and great grandparents John and Roberta Brewton, Johnny and Alberta Brown.

   He was married on January 7, 2005, to the love of his life Shirley Ann McRae Jones. At an early age he joined Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church and then later on in life he was ordained as a Minister under Apostle Norman J. Witherspoon. Later he became the pastor of the Seed of Life is Jesus Ministry. He was currently under the leadership of the New Beginning Deliverance Ministry; Apostle Melvin Lamb.

     Sam enjoyed praying for other. He loved fishing, flower gardening, and drawing.  He designed and created the Claxton Poultry logo that is on all of their product today.

     He leaves to cherish his memories his loving wife Shirley Jones of Ailey, GA and a loving mother Mary Alice Brown of Collins, GA; four loving children Jaron Jones of Collins, GA, Samari Jones of Statesboro, GA, Kyondra Polke of Lyons, GA and Marcus Polke of Ailey, GA; two loving sisters Vondell Jackson of Collins, GA, Carcharel Smith of Broward Co. FL and one loving brother Carlis Lee Allen Jr. of Collins, GA; grandmother Willie Jane Jones McCray, great uncle Edward E. Gordon of Linden, NJ and mother-in-law Mary McRae of Vidalia, GA;  four sisters-in-law, three brothers-in-law, five grandchildren and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, family and friends.

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 Service Program


Services

Visitation
Saturday
March 12, 2022

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Moody’s Funeral Home
201 Church Street
Claxton, GA 30417

Funeral Service
Sunday
March 13, 2022

1:00 PM
Simmons Temple
535 Martin Luther King Dr.
Collins, GA 30421

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