Jones Curtis, age 83, of Granite Falls went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, August 6, 2018, at Caldwell Hospice, Hudson. He was born March 5, 1935, son of the late Boyd Wilburn Curtis and Violet Early Curtis. Mr. Curtis enjoyed fly fishing and golf. He was a brick mason by trade and was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Guthrey, Joe and Charles Curtis, one sister, Betty Curtis Fox and a grandson, Jones Jason Curtis.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 65 and a half years, Colleen Hoyle Curtis of the home, three sons, Jones Jeffery Curtis (Deborah) of Granite Falls, Charles Edward Curtis (Kathy) of Granite Falls, Paul Scott Curtis (Denise) of Davidson, NC and a daughter, Robin Curtis Greene (Dan) of Granite Falls. Also surviving are two brothers, Q.T. Curtis of Mobile, AL and Jack Curtis of Granite Falls and a sister Sandra Frye of Lake Worth, FL. Jones also leaves behind 13 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday, August 9, 2018 from 1:00-2:00 PM at Mackie Funeral Home with the Service to follow in the Mackie Chapel at 2:00 PM officiated by Rev. Floyd Perry. Burial will be in Sunset Hills Cemetery in Granite Falls.