William (Bill) Jones, Jr., born on November 6, 1944, passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, in Ridgeland. 

Mr. Jones graduated from Jackson State College, Atlanta University, and the University of Pittsburgh. He was a realtor in the Jackson area, and also taught and worked in the library at Jackson State University for over 20 years. 

A Celebration of his Life was held July 16th at Anderson United Methodist Church.