Anthony Wayne Jones was born on August 29, 1954 in Kansas City, Missouri to the union of Oscar and Alice Voncell Jones. He is preceded in death by parents, brothers Oscar James and Harvey; sister Stephanie; daughter Charmaine and niece Shontay.
Anthony Wayne Jones was affectionally known as “Papa.” He transitioned from this life on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in Kansas City, Missouri.
“Papa” received his formal education in the Kansas City School District. All that knew him, understood that he was crazy about his grandkids; as well as his nieces and nephews.
In the prime years of “Papa’s” life, he provided home remodeling services and he worked for the “O’l Fashion Quality Paint Company.” He worked in other capacities until his health began to fail.
Papa enjoyed and loved listening to “old school music.” Jokingly, he loved “Talking Stuff.” When he was in his “talking stuff” mood, his favorite line… “You Got The Right One.”
Anthony leaves his lifelong companion Sheron Jamison; two brothers; two sisters; mothers of his children, six sons; two daughters; Seven grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Second Baptist Church KCMO. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Interment will be in Brooking Cemetery .